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imperative

(im-per′ăt-ĭv) [L. imperativus, commanding]
1. Required, necessary, or obligatory.
2. Pert. to a sentence or tone of voice expressing a command.

deontological imperative

Moral obligation or duty of caregivers, established by tradition and culture.
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since therefore both the attacks used for sense use framework for the purpose of imperativeness.
The use of biomass energy can help reduce the imperativeness of buying expensive foreign oil.
(20) One's conscience reveals the absolute imperativeness of moral obligation, and for that reason one chooses to have faith, and not the other way around; whoever believes that everything would be permitted if God did not exist has a corrupt disposition.
Firstly, the imperativeness of building mutual trust between the two communities before embarking on any political solution through constitutional changes, and secondly, how one could provide a sense of assurance and security to the Tamil community that they will have equality within inequality.
Always focused on the imperativeness of treating our customers the way we like to be treated.
The pianto di fuoco emphasizes the imperativeness of prayer and the necessity of weeping for the soul's conversion.
(4) Based on the number of reported child abductions in which a neighborhood canvass facilitated the recovery of the victim, the FBI confidently asserts the imperativeness of neighborhood canvasses during all child abduction investigations.
(23) Overall, the Supreme Court is likely to gauge the demand for and imperativeness of a significant change in the law before accepting legislative facts.
Domenech recognizes the imperativeness of aiding those who have laid their lives on the line for the country, and is doing his part to ensure that needs of his fellow servicemen, which Domenech asserts are not being met by the federal government, are addressed through nongovernmental endeavors.
Nevertheless, as believers in its imperativeness and potential, we seek to extend Inter Pares' emphasis on the solidarity-security symbiosis by adding what we contend is an essential dimension through the maxim: 'Solidarity is Prevention'.
Although a number of researchers advocate the imperativeness of developing community-based tourism in a variety of circumstances (Richards & Hall, 2000; Timothy, 2002; Murphy & Murphy, 2004; Weaver & Lawton, 2010), certain papers (Li, 2006; Simpson, 2008), on the contrary, signal that the ownership and involvement of a community is not a paramount factor to secure to these any benefits from tourism development.