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invoked


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Invoke  \In*voke"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Invoked};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Invoking}.]  [F.  invoquer  L.  invocare;  pref.  in-  in  on  + 
  vocare  to  call  fr  vox  voice.  See  {Voice},  and  cf 
  {Invocate}.] 
  To  call  on  for  aid  or  protection;  to  invite  earnestly  or 
  solemnly;  to  summon;  to  address  in  prayer;  to  solicit  or 
  demand  by  invocation;  to  implore;  as  to  invoke  the  Supreme 
  Being  or  to  invoke  His  and  blessing. 
 
  Go  my  dread  lord,  to  your  great  grandsire's  tomb,  .  . 
  .  Invoke  his  warlike  spirit.  --Shak. 




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