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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Requirement  \Re*quire"ment\  (-ment),  n. 
  1.  The  act  of  requiring;  demand;  requisition. 
 
  2.  That  which  is  required;  an  imperative  or  authoritative 
  command;  an  essential  condition;  something  needed  or 
  necessary;  a  need 
 
  One  of  those  who  believe  that  they  can  fill  up  every 
  requirement  contained  in  the  rule  of  righteousness. 
  --J.  M.  Mason. 
 
  God  gave  her  the  child,  and  gave  her  too  an 
  instinctive  knowledge  of  its  nature  and 
  requirements.  --Hawthorne. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  requirement 
  n  1:  required  activity;  "the  requirements  of  his  work  affected 
  his  health";  "there  were  many  demands  on  his  time"  [syn: 
  {demand}] 
  2:  anything  indispensable;  "food  and  shelter  are  necessities  of 
  life";  "the  essentials  of  the  good  life";  "allow  farmers 
  to  buy  their  requirements  under  favorable  conditions";  "a 
  place  where  the  requisites  of  water  fuel  and  fodder  can  be 
  obtained"  [syn:  {necessity},  {essential},  {requisite},  {necessary}] 
  [ant:  {inessential}] 
  3:  something  that  is  required  in  advance;  "Latin  was  a 
  prerequisite  for  admission"  [syn:  {prerequisite}] 




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