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requirement

noun re·quire·ment \-ˈkwī(-ə)r-mənt\

: something that is needed or that must be done

: something that is necessary for something else to happen or be done

Full Definition of REQUIREMENT

:  something required:
a :  something wanted or needed :  necessity <production was not sufficient to satisfy military requirements>
b :  something essential to the existence or occurrence of something else :  condition <failed to meet the school's requirements for graduation>
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Examples of REQUIREMENT

  1. He has met the basic requirements for graduation.
  2. She has fulfilled the general requirements of the course.

First Known Use of REQUIREMENT

1662

Rhymes with REQUIREMENT

REQUIREMENT Defined for Kids

requirement

noun re·quire·ment \ri-ˈkwīr-mənt\

Definition of REQUIREMENT for Kids

:  something that is necessary <Sleep is a requirement for health.>

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