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  • 1 require authoritatively — index dictate, exact Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 require — [c]/rəˈkwaɪə / (say ruh kwuyuh) verb (required, requiring) –verb (t) 1. to have need of; need: he requires medical care. 2. to call on authoritatively, order, or enjoin (a person, etc.) to do something: to require an agent to account for money… …

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  • 3 require — requirable, adj. requirer, n. /ri kwuyeur /, v., required, requiring. v.t. 1. to have need of; need: He requires medical care. 2. to call on authoritatively; order or enjoin to do something: to require an agent to account for money spent. 3. to… …

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  • 4 require — re•quire [[t]rɪˈkwaɪər[/t]] v. quired, quir•ing 1) to have need of; need: He requires medical care[/ex] 2) to order or enjoin to do something: to require a witness to testify[/ex] 3) to ask for authoritatively or imperatively; demand 4) to make… …

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  • 5 require — verb /ɹɪˈkwʌɪə/ a) To demand, to insist upon (having); to call for authoritatively. I requyre yow lete vs be sworne to gyders that neuer none of vs shalle after this day haue adoo with other, and there with alle syre Tristram and sire Lamorak… …

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  • 6 require — To direct, order, demand, instruct, command, claim, compel, request, need, exact. State ex rel. Frohmiller v. Hendrix, 59 Ariz. 184,124 P.2d 768, 773. To be in need of. To ask for authoritatively or imperatively. State v. Community Distributors,… …

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  • 7 dictate — I noun act, authoritative suggestion, behest, charge, command, commandment, commission, decree, demand, direction, edict, enactment, fiat, imperative, imperious direction, injunction, instruction, judgment, law, mandate, order, ordinance,… …

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  • 8 exact — I adjective accurate, admitting of no deviation, allowing no departure from the standard, careful, clear cut, close, correct, defined, detailed, diligens, exactus, explicit, express, faithful, literal, meticulous, minute, particular, plain,… …

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  • 9 command — commandable, adj. /keuh mand , mahnd /, v.t. 1. to direct with specific authority or prerogative; order: The captain commanded his men to attack. 2. to require authoritatively; demand: She commanded silence. 3. to have or exercise authority or… …

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  • 10 Exact — Ex*act , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exacted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exacting}.] [From L. exactus, p. p. of exigere; or fr. LL. exactare: cf. OF. exacter. See {Exact}, a.] To demand or require authoritatively or peremptorily, as a right; to enforce the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Exacted — Exact Ex*act , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exacted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exacting}.] [From L. exactus, p. p. of exigere; or fr. LL. exactare: cf. OF. exacter. See {Exact}, a.] To demand or require authoritatively or peremptorily, as a right; to enforce the …

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  • 12 Exacting — Exact Ex*act , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exacted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Exacting}.] [From L. exactus, p. p. of exigere; or fr. LL. exactare: cf. OF. exacter. See {Exact}, a.] To demand or require authoritatively or peremptorily, as a right; to enforce the …

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  • 13 exact — I. a. 1. Strict, rigid, rigorous, severe, scrupulous. 2. Precise, without the least error. 3. Accurate, correct, close, literal, faithful. 4. Accurate, critical, nice. 5. Methodical, regular, precise, careful, punctilious, punctual, orderly. II.… …

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  • 14 command — com•mand [[t]kəˈmænd, ˈmɑnd[/t]] v. t. 1) to direct with specific authority or prerogative; order: to command troops to march[/ex] 2) to require authoritatively; demand: to command silence[/ex] 3) to deserve and receive (respect, sympathy,… …

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  • 15 United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …

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  • 16 court — /kawrt, kohrt/, n. 1. Law. a. a place where justice is administered. b. a judicial tribunal duly constituted for the hearing and determination of cases. c. a session of a judicial assembly. 2. an area open to the sky and mostly or entirely… …

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  • 17 Court — /kawrt, kohrt/, n. Margaret Smith, born 1942, Australian tennis player. * * * I In architecture, an outdoor room surrounded by buildings or walls. Courts have existed in all civilizations from the earliest recorded times. The small garden court… …

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  • 18 rule — 1 n 1 a: a prescribed guide for conduct or action b: a regulating principle or precept 2 a: an order or directive issued by a court in a particular proceeding esp. upon petition of a party to the proceeding that commands an officer or party to… …

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  • 19 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA — UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, country in N. America. This article is arranged according to the following outline: introduction Colonial Era, 1654–1776 Early National Period, 1776–1820 German Jewish Period, 1820–1880 East European Jewish Period,… …

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  • 20 Christianity — /kris chee an i tee/, n., pl. Christianities. 1. the Christian religion, including the Catholic, Protestant, and Eastern Orthodox churches. 2. Christian beliefs or practices; Christian quality or character: Christianity mixed with pagan elements; …

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