petitor

[pet-i-ter, puh-tahy-ter]

Origin of petitor

1605–15; < Latin petītor, equivalent to petī-, variant stem of petere to seek + -tor -tor
Related formspet·i·to·ry [pet-i-tawr-e, -tohr-ee] /ˈpɛt ɪˌtɔr ɛ, -ˌtoʊr i/, adjective
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