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replacement

noun alternate, alternative, change, commutation, compensation, counterfeit, delegate, deputy, dislocation, displacement, envoy, equivalent, exchange, fill in, interchange, makeshift, proxy, reclamation, reconstruction, recovery, refund, reinstatement, relief, removal, renewal, renovation, reorganization, reparation, representative, reproduction, restitution, restoration, secondary, shift, stand in, subrogation, substitute, successor, supersedure, supersession, supplanter, surrogate, surrogation, swap, switch, temporary expedient, transfer, transposition, understudy
Associated concepts: replacement cost
See also: alternative, change, correction, cover, defeasance, discharge, dismissal, exchange, novation, preemption, refund, reimbursement, reparation, restitution, stopgap, subrogation, substitute, succedaneum, successor

replacement

a new remedy open to consumers in the UK under regulations promulgated in 2002 where goods are supplied in breach of contract. The vendor has the choice to repair instead. This is additional to the traditional rules on breach of contract.
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Using the concept of developing replacement heifers to a percent of mature BW, this research focused on comparing the growth, reproductive performance, and development procedure cost for heifers representing two different frame score groups (SF, 3.
Such an assay could be used to establish susceptibility of naïve replacement heifers to foothill abortion or confirm whether the disease is present on a ranch.
Another modeled production on a confinement farm with a herd of 100 moderate framed Holsteins and 80 replacement heifers.
The plan was launched just days after Dairy UK published its White Paper 2009, claiming factors such as price volatility and a shortage of replacement heifers were placing intense pressure on domestic milk output.
But the cost of rearing surplus replacement heifers is high when the low value of Friesian/Holstein bull calves is taken into account.
Prices of replacement heifers and cows were very high, if adequate numbers could even be found when wanted.
One graduate wrote from his ranch in Texas: "We are raising our own replacement heifers from a flourishing herd of Brangus cows.
Most of the people who will buy the replacement heifers are professional ranchers from Ventura County and other counties.
Data on replacement heifers indicate that beef cow numbers likely will remain flat or increase only moderately.
8mn head while the number of beef replacement heifers fell by 2% y-o-y to 5.
In addition, the partnership carries 400 replacement heifers, all of which are reared on the farm.
Blood sampling of this year's replacement heifers has now been undertaken to ensure there are no PIs among them.

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