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  Definition of Usurpation
  1. wrongfully seizing and holding (an office or powers) by force (especially the seizure of a throne or supreme authority); "a succession of generals who ruled by usurpation"
  2. entry to another''s property without right or permission
Similar Words: trespass, encroachment, violation, intrusion

 

Hyponyms: inroad

 

Derivational Morphology: assume, usurp, seize, take over, arrogate, trespass, intrude, irrupt, desecrate, profane, outrage, violate, encroach, infringe, impinge

 

 
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