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Noun

Singular
petition

Plural
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  1. A formal, written request made to an official person or organized body, often containing many signatures.
  2. A compilation of signatures built in order to exert moral authority in support of a specific cause.
  3. (law) A formal written request for judicial action.

Verb

Infinitive
to petition

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to petition (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To make a request, commonly in written form.

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