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Vocabulary Comprehension - Usurped

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Follow the link to read the article, then answer the question.

"What goes on inside the hive as the attack is taking place, [and] how is the new queen escorted to the usurped hive?"

What is the meaning of the word "usurped"?

A

Overthrown.

B

Relinquished.

C

Surrendered.

D

Contaminated.