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successor
used in Henry VIII

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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
  • Surely, sir, There's in him stuff that puts him to these ends; For, being not propp'd by ancestry, whose grace Chalks successors their way, nor call'd upon For high feats done to the crown; neither allied To eminent assistants; but, spider-like, Out of his self-drawing web, he gives us note, The force of his own merit makes his way; A gift that heaven gives for him, which buys A place next to the King.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — London. An ante-chamber in the palace (34% in)

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