Trait: Coup D'état

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This character has usurped the power of a current ruler during the course of the story.

A coup d'état (French for "blow of state"), often shortened to coup in English (also known as an overthrow), is a seizure and removal of a government and its powers. Typically, it is an illegal seizure of power by a political faction, rebel group, military, or a dictator. Many scholars consider a coup successful when the usurpers seize and hold power for at least seven days.

Aliases
Overthrow
Blow of State
Coup

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