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Mandatory

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Noun

1. mandatary, mandatory

the recipient of a mandate

2. mandate, mandatory

a territory surrendered by Turkey or Germany after World War I and put under the tutelage of some other European power until they are able to stand by themselves

Adjective

3. compulsory, mandatory, required

required by rule

Example Sentences:
'in most schools physical education is compulsory'
'attendance is mandatory'
'required reading'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Mandatory

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adjective
1. 
having the nature or powers of a mandate
2. 
obligatory; compulsory
3. 
(of a state) having received a mandate over some territory
noun plural -ries
4. Also called: mandatary
a person or state holding a mandate

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Mandatory

see synonyms of mandatory
adjective
1. 
of, having the nature of, or containing a mandate
2. 
authoritatively commanded or required; obligatory
3. 
having received a mandate over some territory
nounWord forms: plural ˈmandaˌtories
4. 
a country assigned to administer a mandate

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Mandatory

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adj.
1. Required or commanded by authority; obligatory: Attendance at the meeting is mandatory.
2. Of, having the nature of, or containing a mandate.
3. Holding a League of Nations mandate over a territory.
n. pl. man·da·to·ries
A mandatary.

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