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Spanish translation of “petition”

petition

noun /pəˈtiʃən/
a formal request made to someone in authority and usually signed by a large number of people
petición , instancia
She asked me to sign the petition.
petitioner noun
suplicante , demandante
(Definition of petition from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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