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  • There was a much better time when she did not know he planned to usurp her, and the memory comforted her.
  • Adherents flocked to him, and for a whole year Murad was engaged in suppressing his attempts to usurp the throne.
  • Tendency among occupants of the Roman see to exalt themselves above other bishops, and to usurp the part of a.
  • (2) In strictness, an expert will not be allowed, in cases of alleged insanity, to say that a litigating or incriminated party is insane or the reverse, and so to usurp the prerogative of the court or jury.
  • 26 declares guilty of lese-majeste whomsoever shall in any way usurp or infringe the king's absolute authority.

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