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Remove forcibly from power
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“One who's leader simply wanted to overthrow the Emperor for power.”
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To remove forcibly from power
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To defeat, subdue or overcome with superior strength
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To abolish, invalidate, or reverse (a previous system, decision, situation, etc.)
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To reject or block (a motion or proposal)
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To cause to become physically weaker
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Take over the place, position, or role of
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To demonstrate or expose to the falsehood of something
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Take violent action against an established government or ruler
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To fend off or defend against something hostile
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A defeat in a match or contest
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A removal from power
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“A violent act by a slave against a white person could never be just that; it always carried with it the implicit threat of slave rebellion and the overthrow of white power.”
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A removal from power
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The subjugation and assumption of control of a place or people by military force
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A sudden and ignominious failure
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A forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor of a new system
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The process of being heaved upward, especially the raising of part of the earth's crust
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The act or state of destroying or being destroyed, especially completely
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The state of being insolvent
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The act or process by which something is undermined
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A feeling of unease or embarrassment
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Defeat
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The cessation of life and all associated processes
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An act of assuming control of something, especially the buying out of one company by another
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