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successor
used in A Tale of Two Cities

2 uses
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Definition
replacement — typically a person who takes the job of another person, but it can also be a thing that replaces something else
  • "Nephew, I believe—but in any case degenerate successor—of the polished Marquis who was murdered," said one.
    2.24 — Drawn to the Loadstone Rock (47% in)
  • Can I separate my father's twin-brother, joint inheritor, and next successor, from himself?"
    2.9 — The Gorgon's Head (49% in)

There are no more uses of "successor" in A Tale of Two Cities.

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