petition

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decree issued on a first petition for divorce; becomes absolute at some later date decree nisi
right peaceably to assemble and to petition the government for redress of grievances; guaranteed by the 1st amendment to the US constitution freedom of assembly
written statement of facts submitted in conjunction with a petition to an authority memorial
reverent petition to a deity orison , petition , prayer
act of communicating with a deity (especially as a petition or in adoration or contrition or thanksgiving) prayer , supplication
someone who presents a message of some sort (as a petition or an address or a check or a memorial etc.) presenter
act of removing an official by petition recall
signatures arranged in circle on petition to conceal order of signing round robin
someone who endorses a motion or petition as a necessary preliminary to a discussion or vote seconder
petition or appeal made to a person of superior status or rank suit
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