Definition of intercession
1 : the act of interceding
2 : prayer, petition, or entreaty in favor of another
Origin of intercession
Middle English, from Middle French or Latin; Middle French, from Latin intercession-, intercessio, from intercedere
First Known Use: 15th century
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