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[ kˈuːp], [ kˈuːp], [ k_ˈuː_p]

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A coup is a sudden, unexpected, and illegal overthrow of a government. A coup d'etat is a more extreme form of coup, in which the usual rules of civil law are suspended and the military takes over.

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