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Noun: invocation  ,in-vu'key-shun
  1. A prayer asking God's help as part of a religious service
    - supplication
  2. An incantation used in conjuring or summoning a devil
  3. Calling up a spirit or devil
    - conjuring, conjuration, conjury
  4. The act of appealing for help

Derived forms: invocations

Type of: conjuration, effectuation, implementation, incantation, magic, orison [archaic], petition, prayer, thaumaturgy

Part of: divine service, religious service, service

Encyclopedia: Invocation