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Date: 1400-1500
Language: Latin
Origin: , past participle of requirere; REQUIRE

requisite

1 adjective
     
req‧ui‧site1 [only before noun] formal
needed for a particular purpose [= necessary, required]:
He lacks the requisite qualifications.

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