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overthrow

Cricket
a. a ball thrown back too far by a fielder
b. a run scored because of this

Overthrow

An ironwork hoop supporting a lantern, forming an arch in front of the door.

overthrow

A panel of ornamental metalwork placed like a lintel above metal gates.
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It accuses all Muslims of being part of an "organization" that advocates the overthrow of the US Government.
you don't have to believe in the goodness of the Sandinista regime--indeed, after reading Christian's book, you can't--to think that the costs of trying to overthrow the Marxist would outweigh the benefits.
Through the overthrow and annexation, American control and American citizenship replaced Hawaiian control and Hawaiian citizenship.
The declaration was refused by political powers, who organised protests to overthrow it.
Twenty-two military officers, seven of whom are generals accused of attempting to overthrow the government, are currently on trial as part of the case against the anti-government websites.
Abdulwahab Hussain Ahmed - Violation of the constitution, conspiring to overthrow the government and espionage
One week after arriving, Harotonian was arrested and charged with participating in efforts to overthrow the Iranian regime; on January 19--seven months after she was first arrested--she was sentenced to three years in prison on charges of attempting to overthrow the Iranian government through a "soft revolution.
Mann, a former SAS officer, repeated his claim to the court in Equatorial Guinea that he was only a junior member of the team which planned to overthrow its government in 2004.
SIR MARK THATCHER was arrested today over claims he was involved in a plot to overthrow the government of Equatorial Guinea.
But while Albright was laying the groundwork to make war on Milosevic's security forces and Yugoslav National Army in Kosovo, she plotted his overthrow in Belgrade by other means.
Boston, Mass--Observers to a court challenge in favour of same-sex "marriage" expect that the Supreme Judicial Court of the state of Massachusetts will overthrow the legal status of marriage.
Some say, why don't the Afghans rise up and overthrow the Taliban?