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intercedeverb [I]

us   /ˌɪn·tərˈsid/
to use your influence to persuade someone in authority not to punish or harm someone or to do something for someone: Some pharmacists will intercede on your behalf with doctors.
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intercedeverb [I]

uk   /ˌɪn.təˈsiːd/ us   /ˌɪn.t̬ɚˈsiːd/ formal
to use your influence to persuade someone in authority to forgive another person, or save this person from punishment: Several religious leaders have interceded with the authorities on behalf of the condemned prisoner.
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