- the act or an instance of requiring
- something required; something obligatory or demanded, as a condition: the requirements for college entrance
- something needed; necessity; need
Mason fulfilled the requirement of earning his high school diploma so he could become a student of his father's college alma mater.
An example of a requirement is a high school diploma or GED for attending college.
- Something that is required; a necessity.
- Something obligatory; a prerequisite.
- A necessity or prerequisite; something required or obligatory.
- Something asked.
- (engineering) A statement (in domain specific terms) which specifies a verifiable constraint on an implementation that it shall undeniably meet or (a) be deemed unacceptable, or (b) result in implementation failure, or (c) result in system failure.
- Adjectives often used with "requirement": stringent, complex, reasonable, mandatory, important, financial, medical, educational, physical, chemical
- Verbs often used with "requirement": meet, comply with, satisfy, fulfill, impose, waive, abolish, drop, add, remove, fail to meet, ignore, understand, state, specify, increase, reduce, change, modify
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- (X.) Hydrostatics Hydrostatics is a science which grew originally out of a number of isolated practical problems; but it satisfies the requirement of perfect accuracy in its application to phenomena, the largest and smallest, of the behaviour of a fluid.
- To meet this requirement, Walker in 1878 introduced the Cherub FIG.
- The question of the position of Greek in secondary education has from time to time attracted attention in connexion with the requirement of Greek in Responsions at Oxford, and in the Previous Examination at Cambridge.
- In connexion with (a) the principal requirement is clearness of field.
- The requirement to write answers to questions written or dictated, to satisfy a practical test (other than in teaching), and a clinical test in medicine, appear to be of later date.'