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ow ster

  • n  a person who ousts or supplants someone else
  • n  a wrongful dispossession
  • n  the act of ejecting someone or forcing them out

  • In a dramatic break with the President, an influential group calls for the Attorney General's ouster.
  • But if his supporters decide to contest his ouster in the streets, the latest twist in Indonesia's tortured post-Suharto politics may provoke a bloodbath.
  • President Wahid's ouster may cause more problems than it solves.
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  • Zurab Nogaideli in Forbes
    The emergency declaration "will temporarily ban demonstrations and protests, and calls in the media for violence, and the ouster of the government by force," Nogaideli said.
  • Han Seung-soo in Forbes
    Genuine candlelight protests have been turning into violent demonstrations calling for the ouster of a democratic government. That is a very regrettable thing,Han said. "We have to look at the future, not the past."
  • Hillary Rodham Clinton in Sydney Morning Herald
    The ouster of president Bakiyev left behind his loyalists, who are against the interim government,Ms Clinton said.

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