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depose

verb [T] uk   /dɪˈpəʊz/ us    /-ˈpoʊz/
to remove someone important from a powerful position: Gingrich was deposed as Speaker of the House after the election in 1998. King Charles I was deposed from the English throne in 1646.
Translations of “depose”
in Spanish deponer…
in French destituer…
in German absetzen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 罷免,使免職,使下臺…
in Russian свергать…
in Turkish darbeyle alaşağı etmek, tahtan indirmek, iktidarına son vermek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 罢免,使免职,使下台…
in Polish odsuwać od władzy…
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