from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Farouk I 1920-1965. King of Egypt (1936-1952) who lost support of his army after Egypt's military loss to Israel (1948) and was overthrown (1952) by a coup d'état led by Gamal Nasser.
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- n. king of Egypt who in 1952 was ousted by a military coup d'etat (1920-1965)
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