Synonyms and Antonyms for displacement

1. displacement (n.)

act of taking the place of another especially using underhanded tactics

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2. displacement (n.)

an event in which something is displaced without rotation

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3. displacement (n.)

the act of uniform movement

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4. displacement (n.)

(psychiatry) a defense mechanism that transfers affect or reaction from the original object to some more acceptable one

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5. displacement (n.)

to move something from its natural environment

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6. displacement (n.)

act of removing from office or employment

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7. displacement (n.)

(chemistry) a reaction in which an elementary substance displaces and sets free a constituent element from a compound

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