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  Definition of Surrogate
  1. a person appointed to represent or act on behalf of others
  2. someone who takes the place of another person
  3. providing or receiving nurture or parental care though not related by blood or legal ties; "foster parent"; "foster child"; "foster home"; "surrogate father"
Similar Words: deputy, alternate, replacement, foster

 

Hyponyms: vicegerent

 

Derivational Morphology: substitute, deputize, deputise, step in, depute, supplant, replace, supersede, supervene upon, alternate, understudy

 

Anagrams: stegosaur

 

 
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