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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “petition”

petition

noun [C]     /pəˈtɪʃ.ən/
a document signed by a large number of people demanding or requesting some action from the government or another authority
請願書
I signed a petition against the proposed closure of the local hospital today.
今天我在反對關閉當地醫院的請願書上簽了名。
Making appeals and requests
legal a formal letter to a court of law requesting a particular legal action
(向法院遞交的)申訴書,訴狀
She's filing a petition for divorce.
她將要遞交離婚訴狀。
Making appeals and requests
(Definition of petition noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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