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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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Prince John began to talk to his attendants about making ready the banquet, and the necessity of adjudging the prize to Brian de Bois-Guilbert, who had, with a single spear, overthrown two knights, and foiled a third.
The Martian who had been overthrown crawled tediously out of his hood, a small brown figure, oddly sugges- tive from that distance of a speck of blight, and apparently engaged in the repair of his support.
It is certain, so many overthrown estates, so many votes for troubles.
When civilians are overthrown, civil society remains silent.
Nawaz queried from the crowd if they would tolerate the manner in which he was overthrown by mere a court verdict.
He said if the government had to be overthrown, then they would have to begin from scratch, reports the Daily Mirror.
Which European country became a republic after its monarchy was overthrown in 1910?
The coup saw the formation of an absolute US-backed monarchy under Iran's last Shah, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, who was overthrown by the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
Morsi, elected in June 2012, was overthrown by the military almost a year later following mass protests demanding the Islamist's resignation.
Mossadegh was replaced by the oppressive regime of Shah Reza Pahlavi, who was overthrown in 1979 by followers of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini in the Iranian revolution of 1979.
Most Gulf Arab states, rattled by the rise of Islamists in the Middle East, watched with relief as the Egyptian army stepped in to try to end the most serious crisis in the Arab world's most populous country since President Hosni Mubarak was overthrown in 2011.
Nepstad measures success only if the regime in power is overthrown, not if there is a democratic transition or a democratic procedure in its overthrow (Nepstad, 2011, p.