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English definition of “requisition”

requisition

verb [T] uk   /ˌrek.wɪˈzɪʃ.ən/ us  
to officially request or take something: The army requisitioned all the cars and trucks they could find.

requisition

noun [C or U] uk   /ˌrek.wɪˈzɪʃ.ən/ us  
the act of officially asking for or taking something: The staff made a requisition for new chairs and desks.
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