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pre·req·ui·site

 (prē-rĕk′wĭ-zĭt)
adj.
Required or necessary as a prior condition: Competence is prerequisite to promotion.
n.
Something that is prerequisite, as a course that is required prior to taking an advanced course.

prerequisite

(priːˈrɛkwɪzɪt)
adj
required as a prior condition
n
something required as a prior condition

pre•req•ui•site

(prɪˈrɛk wə zɪt, pri-)

adj.
1. required beforehand.
n.
2. something prerequisite; precondition.
[1625–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.prerequisite - something that is required in advance; "Latin was a prerequisite for admission"
duty, obligation, responsibility - the social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force; "we must instill a sense of duty in our children"; "every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity, an obligation; every possession, a duty"- John D.Rockefeller Jr
precondition - a condition that is a prerequisite
academic requirement - a requirement for admission to or completion of an academic program
Adj.1.prerequisite - required as a prior condition or course of study
obligatory - morally or legally constraining or binding; "attendance is obligatory"; "an obligatory contribution"

prerequisite

noun
1. requirement, must, essential, necessity, condition, qualification, imperative, precondition, requisite, sine qua non (Latin) Good self-esteem is a prerequisite for a happy life.
adjective
1. required, necessary, essential, called for, vital, mandatory, imperative, indispensable, obligatory, requisite, of the essence, needful Young children can be taught the prerequisite skills necessary to learn to read.

prerequisite

noun
Translations
شَرْط لازِم، مُتَطَلَّب أساسي
nezbytný předpoklad
forudsætning
elõfeltétel
forsenda
būtina sąlyga
noteikumsprasība
nevyhnutný predpoklad
ön koşul/şart

prerequisite

[ˈpriːˈrekwɪzɪt]
A. Nrequisito m indispensable, condición f previa
a maths degree is a prerequisite for the jobla titulación en matemáticas es requisito indispensable para el puesto
it's an essential prerequisite to success as an actores una condición or requisito indispensable para triunfar como actor

prerequisite

[ˌpriːˈrɛkwɪzɪt] ncondition f préalable
a prerequisite for sth → une condition préalable à qch
an essential prerequisite for sth → une condition préalable essentielle à qch
a prerequisite of sth → une condition préalable à qch
an essential prerequisite of sth → une condition préalable essentielle à qch

prerequisite

n(Grund)voraussetzung f, → Vorbedingung f

prerequisite

[ˌpriːˈrɛkwɪzɪt] nprerequisito

prerequisite

(priəˈrekwizit) noun, adjective
(something that is) necessary for something else to be done or happen. An interest in children is (a) prerequisite for a teacher.
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