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"requisition" in American English

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requisitionnoun [C/U]

us   /ˌrek·wəˈzɪʃ·ən/
a formal or official request for something needed: [C] The staff made a requisition for new desks.

requisitionverb [T]

us   /ˌrek·wəˈzɪʃ·ən/
to officially request or take (something): The army requisitioned all the trucks in the region.
(Definition of requisition from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"requisition" in British English

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requisitionverb [T]

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

requisitionnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌrek.wɪˈzɪʃ.ən/ us   /ˌrek.wəˈzɪʃ.ən/
the act of officially asking for or taking something: The staff made a requisition for new chairs and desks.
(Definition of requisition from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"requisition" in Business English

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requisitionnoun [C]

uk   /ˌrekwɪˈzɪʃən/ us   also requisition order
WORKPLACE →  purchase requisition : We can release the goods only on receipt of a requisition.a requisition for sth I have issued a requisition for the IT equipment we need.

requisitionverb [T]

uk   /ˌrekwɪˈzɪʃən/ us  
to ask for something officially or formally: The shareholders have requisitioned an extraordinary meeting. The department has requisitioned a fleet of cars for the event.
(Definition of requisition from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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