1. For the purpose of
2. By the route through; via
1. Additional to or different from this one or place or time or manner.
2. (Usually used with 'or') If not, then.
Instead of, in the place of
1. As a substitute or equivalent
2. As an alternative to something expressed or implied; rather
In place of; as a substitute for or alternative to
(Latin) prep. “in place of”; succeeding to. In place of; rather than