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The happy future, when flowers shall bloom around you, supersedes in your thoughts the vexatious present or the mournful past.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
Another period of waiting, and Joe ordered: "Say, 'I've got a much better plan that supersedes the old.'"
CHILDREN OF THE WHIRLWINDLEROY SCOTT
But the religion of this place was of that kind which supersedes instead of improving humanity.
EARLY TRAVELS IN PALESTINEARCULF ET AL.
He published various books on his method of instruction, but that published in 1784 virtually supersedes all others.
There it is next to impossible; the universal chocolate supersedes it.
THE ART OF ENTERTAININGM. E. W. SHERWOOD
At times the cape alone is worn without the kerchief, and on occasion the larger capulet of red supersedes them both.
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If anything supersedes this propensity, it is merely the desire to see this government brought back to its republican principles.
THOMAS JEFFERSONGILBERT CHINARD
To produce more Instances would be needless; because One general Remark supersedes them all.
THE PREFACE TO THE AENEIS OF VIRGIL (1718)JOSEPH TRAPP
I have only to show what his own explanation of all these actions was, because it supersedes all observation of mine.
The theological spirit prevails over the human; the ecclesiastical supersedes the ethical.
THE CRADLE OF THE CHRISTOCTAVIUS BROOKS FROTHINGHAM