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How to sign: someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)
"the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes"; "we need extra employees for summer fill-ins";
How to sign: 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";
Similiar / Same: replace
How to sign: an athlete who plays only when another member of the team drops out
Similiar / Same: reserve