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topple

[′täp·əl]
(mechanics)
In gyroscopes for marine or aeronautical use, the condition of a sudden upset gyroscope or a gyroscope platform evidenced by a sudden and rapid precession of the spin axis due to large torque disturbances such as the spin axis striking the mechanical stops. Also known as tumble.
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However, Sok Touch, the president of the Royal Academy of Cambodia, said on Thursday that the letter was issued in response to an appeal by Rainsy to the military to topple the government.
Muttahida Qaumi Movement Coordination Committee member Khwaja Izhar ul Hassan while speaking to media in Sukkur on Monday also distanced his party from any move to topple the Sindh government and said that MQM-P would not support governor rule or any unconstitutional move against the PPP led government.
They need 49 members to topple the Sindh government," he remarked, saying that it was only a matter of six seats in the centre and the government would be toppled.
Such shrieks are turning into roars and this roar will topple your government.'
Addressing the media in Islamabad on Tuesday the PPP stalwart stated that his party does not need to do anything to topple the government.
Breaking his silence for the first time after he was summoned by the Malaysian Anti Corruption Commission (MACC) to assist in investigations into the topple plot, Abdul Aziz said he did meet the five Umno assemblymen but it was not to plan a plot to remove Ahmad Faizal.
Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Friday, nine days before general elections, that he has a list of 2,000 people paid to topple his government and let immigrants flood in (AFP) BUDAPEST - 30 March 2018: Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Friday, nine days before general elections, that he has a list of 2,000 people paid to topple his government and let immigrants flood in, France 24 reported.
One should not forget that in the past India had played an effective role to forge Sher Bahadur Deuba and Pushpakamal Dahal's alliance to topple down the Oli led government.
Greek police clash with protesters in Athens after thousands marched to mark a bloody 1973 student uprising that helped topple the military junta which then ruled the country.
PTI Kathmandu Nepal's Maoist leader Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda'has said that his party does not intend to topple the Deuba government even though it has formed an electoral alliance with the CPN-UML.
Divisions over the future of British Prime Minister Theresa May burst into the open on Friday with a former chairman of her party saying 30 Conservative members of parliament backed a plot to topple her.
'We believed in democratic culture and will not be part of any move to topple the KP government,' she said.