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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