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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·ter·ces·sion /ˌɪntɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·ter·ces·sion n.  The act of interceding; mediation; interposition between parties at variance, with a view to reconcilation; prayer, petition, or entreaty in favor of, or (less often) against, another or others.
    But the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which can not be uttered.   --Rom. viii. 26.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a prayer to God on behalf of another person
      2: the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute) [syn: intervention]