Learn how to say Advocation correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word advocate:
1a person who publicly supports or recommends a particular cause or policy:
he was an untiring advocate of economic reform
2a person who puts a case on someone else’s behalf:
care managers can become advocates for their clients
a professional pleader in a court of justice:
solicitors may act as advocates in Crown Courts
Scottish and South African term for barrister.
publicly recommend or support:
voters supported candidates who advocated an Assembly
Middle English: from Old French avocat, from Latin advocatus, past participle (used as a noun) of advocare ‘call (to one’s aid)’, from ad- ‘to’ + vocare ‘to call’