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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of stepping in (as to mediate a dispute); A prayer to God on behalf of another person.

Usage examples (27)
  • The intercession of friends led to his emigration to the United States in 1933.
  • My first guess was that a useful intercession is one that preserves an important distinction in the language.
  • The very word intercession implies a reaching out for some one else.
  • His intercession is the great activity of His present exalted and glorious state. for more
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