supplicat

noun
sup·​pli·​cat | \ -plə̇ˌkat \
variants: or supplicate \ -​kāt \
plural -s

Definition of supplicat

: supplication specifically : a formal written petition for a degree or for incorporation at an English university

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History and Etymology for supplicat

supplicat from Latin, he makes supplication, 3d singular present indicative of supplicare; from the wording of the petition; supplicate from Medieval Latin supplicatus, from Latin supplicatus, past participle of supplicare

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“Supplicat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supplicat. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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