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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French invocacion, from Latin invocatio, invocationem.

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invocation (countable and uncountable, plural invocations)

  1. The act or form of calling for the assistance or presence of some superior being, especially, prayer offered to a divine being.
  2. A call or summons, especially, a judicial call, demand, or order
    the invocation of papers or evidence into court
  3. (law) Enforcement to the implementation & application of a right or liberty of just justification.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French invocacion, borrowed from Latin invocātiōnem, accusative form of invocātiō.

NounEdit

invocation f (plural invocations)

  1. invocation

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