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requisite

noun [C usually plural]     /ˈrek.wɪ.zɪt/ formal
an important necessary thing: A good book is a requisite for long journeys. Self-esteem, self-judgment and self-will are said to be the three requisites of independence.Important and essential thingsInformation and messages
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