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successor
used in Atlas Shrugged

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replacement — typically a person who takes the job of another person, but it can also be a thing that replaces something else
  • Now as to your temporary successor ....
    1.7 Part 1 Chapter 7 — The Exploiters and the Exploited (61% in)
  • ...with boredom if they were sober or glazing into an imbecile stare if they weren't, and pretend that he noticed neither, and strain to think of something to say to them, when he had nothing to say —while he needed hours of inquiry to find a successor for the superintendent of his rolling mills who had resigned suddenly, without explanation-he had to do it at once-men of that sort were so hard to find-and if anything happened to break the flow of the rolling mills-it was the Taggart...
    1.6 Part 1 Chapter 6 — The Non-Commercial (5% in)
  • You're not going to dispose of it or appoint a successor?
    2.3 Part 2 Chapter 3 — White Blackmail (61% in)
  • It won't make any difference, whether I appoint the best successor in the world, or the worst, or none.
    2.3 Part 2 Chapter 3 — White Blackmail (62% in)
  • In that building in New Jersey, which Tinky Holloway's cousin bought from my bankrupt successors by means of a government loan and a tax suspension?
    3.1 Part 3 Chapter 1 — Atlantis (29% in)

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