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 for Petitioned
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Petition \Pe*ti"tion\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Petitioned; p. pr.
     & vb. n. Petitioning.]
     To make a prayer or request to; to ask from; to solicit; to
     entreat; especially, to make a formal written supplication,
     or application to, as to any branch of the government; as, to
     petition the court; to petition the governor.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           You have . . . petitioned all the gods for my
           prosperity.                              --Shak.
     [1913 Webster]

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