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English definition of “impeach”

impeach

verb [T]     /ɪmˈpiːtʃ/ LAW, GOVERNMENT
especially in the US, to formally accuse a public official of a serious offence in connection with their job: He was suspended and later impeached amid a $60 million financial scandal.
impeachable adjective
(Definition of impeach verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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