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

  Summon \Sum"mon\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Summoned; p. pr. & vb.
     n. Summoning.] [OE. somonen, OF. sumundre, semondre, F.
     semondre, from (assumed) LL. summon[e^]re, for L.
     summon[=e]re to give a hint; sub under + monere to admonish,
     to warn. See Monition, and cf. Submonish.]
     1. To call, bid, or cite; to notify to come to appear; --
        often with up.
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              Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood. --Shak.
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              Trumpets summon him to war.           --Dryden.
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     2. To give notice to, or command to appear, as in court; to
        cite by authority; as, to summon witnesses.
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     3. (Mil.) To call upon to surrender, as a fort.
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     Syn: To call; cite; notify; convene; convoke; excite; invite;
          bid. See Call.
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