Definition of regime change in English:

regime change

Line breaks: re¦gime change
Pronunciation: /reɪˈʤiːmtʃeɪnʤ


  • The replacement of one administration or government by another, especially by means of military force.
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    • The resounding clear remit for this war was WMD, not for regime change or to impose democracy.
    • There is undoubtedly a desire among various elements of the US government to see regime change in Iran.
    • Preemption requires troops to march on an enemy capital and carry out regime change.

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