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1. Entreaty in favor of another, especially a prayer or petition to God in behalf of another.
2. Mediation in a dispute.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin intercessiō, intercessiōn-, intervention, from intercessus, past participle of intercēdere, to intervene; see intercede.]

in′ter·ces′sion·al adj.
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Based on the complaint, Santiago had travelled to Vienna, Austria and six other Dangerous Drugs Board employees to attend an ordinary Narcotic Drug Intercessional meeting.
We'll convert it into a intercessional RCEP meeting,' he said.
DMCC also signed over 20 MoUs in 2016 with a strong focus on China and hosted 155 local and international events, including the Kimberley Process Intercessional and Plenary.
The correlation in the Doubting Thomas between the contact-relic and the impression of Christ's wounds on the Sacred Shroud raises awareness that early modern artists, Caravaggio in particular, put a premium on the relics' intercessional role in revealing the sacred body and becoming effective instruments of depicting sacred narratives.
The power of intercessional prayer is revealed in the monologue of the Spirit at the end of the Prologue: