[ rek-wuh-zit ]
/ ˈrɛk wə zɪt /
required or necessary for a particular purpose, position, etc.; indispensable: the requisite skills of an engineer.
something requisite; a necessary quality, thing, etc.
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- requiescat in pace,
Origin of requisite
req·ui·site·ly, adverbreq·ui·site·ness, nounnon·req·ui·site, adjective, nounnon·req·ui·site·ly, adverb
non·req·ui·site·ness, nounun·req·ui·site, adjectiveun·req·ui·site·ly, adverbun·req·ui·site·ness, noun
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/ (ˈrɛkwɪzɪt) /
absolutely essential; indispensable
something indispensable; necessity
Word Origin for requisite
C15: from Latin requisītus sought after, from requīrere to seek for, require
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
mid-15c., from Latin requisitus, past participle of requirere (see require). As a noun from c.1600.
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