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mandatory

adjective

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forcing one's compliance or participation by or as if by law
  • the tests are mandatory for all students wishing to graduate

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“Mandatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mandatory. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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