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dethrone

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de- +‎ throne

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dethrone (third-person singular simple present dethrones, present participle dethroning, simple past and past participle dethroned)

  1. To depose; to forcibly relieve a monarch of the monarchy.
  2. To remove any governing authority from power.

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