requirement

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noun re·quire·ment \-ˈkwī(-ə)r-mənt\

Definition of requirement

  1. :  something required:a :  something wanted or needed :  necessity production was not sufficient to satisfy military requirementsb :  something essential to the existence or occurrence of something else :  condition failed to meet the school's requirements for graduation

Examples of requirement in a sentence

  1. He has met the basic requirements for graduation.

  2. She has fulfilled the general requirements of the course.

1662

First Known Use of requirement

1662



REQUIREMENT Defined for English Language Learners

requirement

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noun re·quire·ment \-ˈkwī(-ə)r-mənt\

Definition of requirement for English Language Learners

  • : something that is needed or that must be done

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


REQUIREMENT Defined for Kids

requirement

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noun re·quire·ment \ri-ˈkwīr-mənt\

Definition of requirement for Students

  1. :  something that is necessary Sleep is a requirement for health.



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