advoke

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin advocare, formed from ad- + vocare "to call".

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Verb[edit]

advoke (third-person singular simple present advokes, present participle advoking, simple past and past participle advoked)

  1. To summon or call (to a higher tribunal).