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desideratum


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Desideratum  \De*sid`e*ra"tum\,  n.;  pl  {Desiderata}.  [L.,  fr 
  desideratus,  p.  p.  See  {Desiderate}.] 
  Anything  desired;  that  of  which  the  lack  is  felt;  a  want 
  generally  felt  and  acknowledge. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  desideratum 
  n  :  something  desired  as  a  necessity;  "the  desiderata  for  a 
  vacation  are  time  and  money" 




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