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 for Requisite
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Requisite \Req"ui*site\ (r?k"w?-z?t), n.
     That which is required, or is necessary; something
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           God, on his part, has declared the requisites on ours;
           what we must do to obtain blessings, is the great
           business of us all to know.              --Wake.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Requisite \Req"ui*site\, a. [L. requisitus, p. p. requirere;
     pref. re- re- + quaerere to ask. See Require.]
     Required by the nature of things, or by circumstances; so
     needful that it can not be dispensed with; necessary;
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           All truth requisite for men to know.     --Milton.
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     Syn: Necessary; needful; indispensable; essential.
          [1913 Webster] -- Req"ui*site*ly, adv. --
          Req"ui*site*ness, n.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: necessary for relief or supply; "provided them with all
             things needful" [syn: needed, needful, required,
      n 1: anything indispensable; "food and shelter are necessities
           of life"; "the essentials of the good life"; "allow farmers
           to buy their requirements under favorable conditions"; "a
           place where the requisites of water fuel and fodder can be
           obtained" [syn: necessity, essential, requirement,
           requisite, necessary] [ant: inessential,

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  72 Moby Thesaurus words for "requisite":
     appropriate, bare necessities, boundary condition, call for,
     called for, catch, clause, condign, condition, demand, demand for,
     deserved, desideration, desideratum, donnee, due, escalator clause,
     escape clause, escape hatch, essential, essentials, fine print,
     given, grounds, indicated, indispensable, irreducible,
     irreductible, irreplaceable, joker, kicker, limiting condition,
     merited, must, must item, necessaries, necessary, necessities,
     necessity, need, need for, needed, needful, obligation, occasion,
     parameter, prerequirement, prerequisite, provision, provisions,
     proviso, required, requirement, requisition, right, rightful,
     saving clause, sine qua non, small print, specification,
     stipulation, string, suitable, terms, the necessary, the needful,
     ultimatum, unforgoable, vital, want, wanted, whereas

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