vicarious

[adj] - experienced at secondhand 2. [adj] - (medicine) occurring in an abnormal part of the body instead of the usual site involved in that function 3. [adj] - suffered or done by one person as a substitute for another
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Vicarious

Vi·ca'ri·ous adjective [ Latin vicarius , from vicis change, alternation, turn, the position, place, or office of one person as assumed by another; akin to Greek ... to yield, give way, German wechsel a change, and probably also to English weak . See Weak , and conf...
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vicarious

1. Of or pertaining to a vicar, substitute, or deputy; deputed; delegated; as, vicarious power or authority. ... 2. Acting of suffering for another; as, a vicarious agent or officer. 'The soul in the body is but a subordinate efficient, and vicarious . . . In the hands of the Almighty.' (Sir M. Hale) ... 3. Performed of suffered in the place of ano...
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vicarious

adjective suffered or done by one person as a substitute for another; `vicarious atonement`
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Vicarious

• (prep.) Acting of suffering for another; as, a vicarious agent or officer. • (prep.) Of or pertaining to a vicar, substitute, or deputy; deputed; delegated; as, vicarious power or authority. • (prep.) Performed of suffered in the place of another; substituted; as, a vicarious sacrifice; vicarious punishment. • (prep.) Acting a...
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vicarious

vicarious, vicariously, vicariousness 1. Endured or done by one person substituting for another. 2. Acting in place of someone or something else. 3. Felt or experienced as if one were taking part in the experience or feelings of another. 4. In physiology, taking place in or done by a part of the body not usually associated with a particular functio...
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vicarious

Type: Term Pronunciation: vī-kar′ē-ŭs Definitions: 1. Acting as a substitute; occurring in an abnormal situation.
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vicarious

experienced at secondhand
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vicarious

experienced at secondhand
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