plural noun, singular de·sid·er·a·tum.
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Purity of conception and faultlessness of workmanship were still the desiderata of music.Music: An Art and a Language|Walter Raymond Spalding
The late Mr. Huth long remained unpersuaded that books of this character were desiderata.The Book-Collector|William Carew Hazlitt
The system of Delsarte responds to all these desiderata of æsthetics.Delsarte System of Oratory|Various
Our trenches possessed few of the desiderata carefully laid down in the Field Service pocket-book.Wounded and a Prisoner of War|Malcolm V. (Malcolm Vivian) Hay
As we observed above, directly signboards were generally adopted, quaintness became one of the desiderata, and costliness another.The History of Signboards|Jacob Larwood