Petitionary



[puh-tish-uh-ner-ee] /pəˈtɪʃ əˌnɛr i/

adjective
1.
of the nature of or expressing a .
2.
Archaic. ; suppliant.

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    [puh-tish-uh n] /pəˈtɪʃ ən/ noun 1. a formally drawn request, often bearing the names of a number of those making the request, that is addressed to a person or group of persons in authority or power, soliciting some favor, right, mercy, or other benefit: a petition for clemency; a petition for the repeal of an […]

  • Petitioner

    [puh-tish-uh n] /pəˈtɪʃ ən/ noun 1. a formally drawn request, often bearing the names of a number of those making the request, that is addressed to a person or group of persons in authority or power, soliciting some favor, right, mercy, or other benefit: a petition for clemency; a petition for the repeal of an […]



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  • Petit-jury

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