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Instead

In`stead´
adv.1.
1.In the place or room; - usually followed by of.
Let thistles grow of wheat.
- Job xxxi. 40.
Absalom made Amasa captain of the host instead of Joab.
- 2 Sam. xvii. 25.
2.Equivalent; equal to; - usually with of.
Adv.1.instead - in place of, or as an alternative to; "Felix became a herpetologist instead"; "alternatively we could buy a used car"
2.instead - on the contrary; "rather than disappoint the children, he did two quick tricks before he left"; "he didn't call; rather (or instead), he wrote her a letter"; "used English terms instead of Latin ones"
Synonyms: rather
rather
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