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be replaced by (someone or something)

To have one's or something's role, function, status, capacity, etc., taken over by someone or something else; to have someone or something take one's or something's place. I feel like we're all going to be replaced by machines someday. The manager is being replaced by a younger, better educated person. All his anger was replaced by sadness after the initial shock wore off.
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be replaced with (someone or something)

To have one's or something's role, function, status, capacity, etc., taken over by someone or something else; to have someone or something take one's or something's place. I feel like we're all going to be replaced with machines someday. The manager is being replaced with a younger, better educated person. All his anger was replaced with sadness after the initial shock wore off.
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replace (someone or something) by (someone or something)

To substitute a person or thing in the place of someone or something; to provide someone or something that assumes the function, role, or status of someone or something. A less common variant of "replace (someone or something) with (someone or something)," except in passive constructions. They're looking to replace the manager with someone who is a bit better educated. I feel like we're all going to be replaced by machines someday.
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replace (someone or something) with (someone or something)

To substitute a person or thing in the place of someone or something; to provide someone or something that assumes the function, role, or status of someone or something. They're looking to replace the manager with someone who is a bit better educated. I feel like we're all going to be replaced by machines someday.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

replace someone or something by someone or something

 and replace someone or something with someone or something
to remove someone or something and add someone or something in place of the first. The manager replaced two workers by a machine. Walter replaced his old lawn mower with a newer one.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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2,261 in DG Khan circle, 1,501 in Vehari, 2,252 in Bahawalpur, 1885 in Sahiwal, 923 in Rahim Yar Khan, 1,628 in Muzaffargarh, 2,506 in Bahawalnagar and 618 metres were replaced in Khanewal circle.
The Mepco office sources said the company had replaced 38,9142 single-phase metres, 13,329 three phase-metres and 381 MDI metres.
Obonyo will be replaced by Paul Njunguna who was his deputy.
He further said the machines would be replaced in this financial year and the ITT for such was being prepared
We replaced the two steel girders of three meters each with RCC type box girders.
From July 2017 to November 2017, 15,653 meters were replaced in Multan circle, 17,592 in DG Khan circle, 19,171 in Vehari, 22,761 in Bahawalpur, 16,420 in Sahiwal, 29,438 in Rahim Yar Khan, 32,550 in Muzaffagarh, 12,528 in Bahawalnager and 15,877 defective meters were replaced in Khanewal circle.
BEACH-BEECH BREACH-BREECH BEAN-BEEN BEAT-BEET CHEAP-CHEEP CREAK-CREEK DEAR-DEER FEAT-FEET FLEA-FLEE HEAL-HEEL LEACH-LEECH LEAK-LEEK LEAR-LEER MEAT-MEET PEA-PEE PEAK-PEEK PEAL-PEEL READ-REED SEA-SEE SEAM-SEEM SEAS-SEES SHEAR-SHEER STEAL-STEEL TEA-TEE TEAM-TEEM TEAS-TEES WEAK-WEEK In these, the A is replaced by an E which is not part of a doubled EE:
In all, 520 miles of cast-iron pipe is being replaced, the majority of it in the District of Columbia.
The district court granted summary judgment to the company, finding Gortemoller didn't demonstrate that he was replaced by a younger person.
1989 -- Uno steps down following the LDP's defeat in upper house election, replaced by Toshiki Kaifu.
Minutes from Centro's Transport Strategy Committee, held in January, said: "The introduction of the English National Concessionary Pass scheme and the changes to the travel pass that this has necessitated had enabled Centro to more accurately understand the cost of replacing lost travel passes, and this had tripled when compared to the cost of replaced 'old style' passes." The committee resolved to introduce a pounds 5 replacement fee for lost passes but will replace stolen passes for free..
This usually means the rubber O-ring needs to be replaced.
Even with the very best lubrication techniques, the bushing will wear out and need to be replaced at some point.
However, if you've replaced an old-style liner, NSN 2835-01-076-6092 (PN 12286890 or 12286384), there are some special disposal procedures to follow.
In the second fatal airplane crash in Asia in as many days (see item below), a Pakistan International Airlines F27 turboprop departing Multan en route to Lahore crashed minutes after takeoff yesterday, killing all 41 passengers and four crew onboard.The 42-year-old aircraft was part of PIA's fleet of F27s set to be retired by the end of 2007 and replaced by seven new ATR 42-500s ordered last year.