intercessor

[in-ter-ses-er, in-ter-ses-er]
noun
a person who intercedes.

Origin:
1475–85; < Latin, equivalent to interced- (see intercession) + -tor -tor, with dt > ss

subintercessor, noun
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intercession (ˌɪntəˈsɛʃən)
 
n
1.  the act or an instance of interceding
2.  the act of interceding or offering petitionary prayer to God on behalf of others
3.  such petitionary prayer
4.  Roman history the interposing of a veto by a tribune or other magistrate
 
[C16: from Latin intercessio; see intercede]
 
inter'cessional
 
adj
 
inter'cessory
 
adj
 
inter'cessor
 
n
 
interces'sorial
 
adj

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As an intercessor, she offers auxiliary prayers for paying sufferers.
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