Example sentences for: displace

How can you use “displace” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In some cases analog genes encode enzymes that catalyze the same reaction in a multi-step pathway, and one analog gene might conceivably displace another.

  • According to CBO, many federal investments have little net economic benefit- either because they are selected for political or other noneconomic reasons or because they displace more productive private-sector or state and local investments.

  • The ability to displace indigenous tumorigenic Agrobacterium strains would be beneficial in those areas already infested with the pathogen.

  • Most scientists involved in the debate agree that MPAs should be one component in an overall management scheme, but worry that until the crucial element of fishing effort is resolved, MPAs may just displace the vast industrial fleets.

  • One explanation for why GFP can be used for internal insertion is that the N- and C-termini of GFP exit the structure quite close to one another and are unlikely to displace the surrounding domains of the target protein a great deal.

How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...