- the act of summoning.
Origin of advocation
Related formsre·ad·vo·ca·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for advocation
The reform of the clergy was partly owing to the anger of the people at the advocation of the cause to Rome.
Other counsels, therefore, are necessary, and it is important to act as if the advocation was granted.
It was a mystical, tortuous, rambling discourse which sounded to me a good deal like an advocation of free love.My Actor-Husband|Anonymous
He would postpone the advocation for a few days, but it could not be refused.