(1) (of a board) played to replace a board that cannot be completed or scored in the usual way;(2) (of a player) replacement;(3) (of a call) one replacing an illegal call.
an athlete who plays only when another member of the team drops out
put in the place of another; switch seemingly equivalent items; "the con artist replaced the original with a fake Rembrandt"; "substitute regular milk with fat-free milk"
being a replacement or substitute for a regular member of a team
capable of substituting in any of several positions on a team; "a utility infielder"
a tempo'ary r'le an' leaves th' field once th' injured player is fit ta return
a temporary role and leaves the field once the injured player is fit to return
A player who is not currently playing, but is going in for someone who is.
A player who replaces a team-mate on the pitch. Substitutions can take place any number of times and at any point in the match except when a penalty corner is being taken.
also known as 'Twelfth man', a replacement fielder who can enter play to replace a team-mate. The twelfth man cannot bat or bowl, and all catches made are credited to 'sub'.
A player who comes into the game to replace a player on the court.
To replace one thing with another; in a formula, to replace letters with numerical values. For example, if b = 4.5 and h = 8.5, then these values can be substituted in the formula = * to give = 4.5 * 8.5.
A player on a team who is not playing at the beginning of the game, but can replace a starting player later on in the match. A team may use 3 substitutes per match normally.
Bringing in one player to replace another player.
Any one of a team's idle players, on the bench, waiting to enter the field of play as players. Law 3
To replace variables in a given expression or equation with designated values in order to evaluate the expression. Example:To calculate the area of a circle with a radius of 7 cm to the nearest square centimeter, evaluate A=pi*r*r by substituting an approximate value for pi and 7 for "r".
A substitute in the sport of cricket is a replacement player that the umpires allow when a player has been injured or become ill after the nomination of the players at the start of the game. The rules for substitutes all appear in Law 2 of the Laws of cricket.
A substitute is a player in football (soccer) who is brought on to the pitch during a match in exchange for an existing player. Substitutions are generally made to replace a player who has become tired, injured or who is not performing well, or for other tactical reasons such as bringing an attacker on in place of a defender when goals are required.