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- (law) Substitution of a different person in place of a creditor or claimant with respect to certain rights and duties.
- Subrogation is a staple element of the casualty insurance business.
- He became my creditor as the result of a subrogation by a vendor.
the substitution of a different person in place of a creditor or claimant
- Black's Law Dictionary 10th Edition (2014)