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Definition of Surrogate

Surrogate

  1. A deputy; a delegate; a substitute.
  2. The deputy of an ecclesiastical judge, most commonly of a bishop or his chancellor, especially a deputy who grants marriage licenses.
  3. In some States of the United States, an officer who presides over the probate of wills and testaments and yield the settlement of estates.
  4. To put in the place of another; to substitute.

Surrogate Quotations

The Vatican is against surrogate mothers. Good thing they didn't have that rule when Jesus was born.
Elayne Boosler

Surrogate motherhood has been the subject of much philosophical and political dispute over the years.
Thomas Frank

There was a friend of ours who worked with a girl who had said she would consider being a surrogate. We met her and right away she was awesome. We were looking for someone who could take care of themselves and it was pretty clear she could.
Christopher Meloni

I don't run democracy. I train troops to defend democracy and I happen to be their surrogate father and mother as well as their commanding general.
Alfred M. Gray

All the time I was playing the flute, the lines, the solos, the riffs, the construction, were based on my guitar skills. I did not play the flute to exploit its natural faculties, but I used it as a surrogate guitar.
Ian Anderson
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Surrogate Translations

surrogate in German is nicht vollwertig
surrogate in Spanish is sustituto

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