compulsatory

adjective
com·​pul·​sa·​to·​ry | \ kəmˈpəlsəˌtōrē \

Definition of compulsatory

: compulsory compulsatory taxes

History and Etymology for compulsatory

obsolete compulse + -ate + -ory

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“Compulsatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/compulsatory. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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