Supersede vs Terfenadine - What's the difference?

supersede | terfenadine |


As nouns the difference between supersede and terfenadine

is that supersede is (internet) an updated newsgroup post that supersedes an earlier version while terfenadine is an antihistamine drug formerly used to treat allergic conditions, superseded by fexofenadine in the 1990s due to the risk of cardiac arrhythmia.

As a verb supersede

is set (something) aside.

supersede

English

Verb

  • Set (something) aside.
  • Take the place of.
  • No one could supersede his sister.
  • Displace in favour of another.
  • Modern US culture has superseded the native forms.

    Usage notes

    (term) is the only English word ending in (term). Similar words include four ending in (term), and several ending in (term) (apart from seed). Because of this, supercede is a common misspelling of this word.

    Synonyms

    * (take the place of) replace, supplant, usurp

    See also

    * supercede and superseed (common misspellings) * supersedure * supersession

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (Internet) An updated newsgroup post that supersedes an earlier version.
  • Rogue cancels and supersedes are being issued on a large scale against posters.

    References

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    terfenadine

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia terfenadine)
  • An antihistamine drug formerly used to treat allergic conditions, superseded by fexofenadine in the 1990s due to the risk of cardiac arrhythmia.