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obligatory

/ob·lig·a·to·ry/ (ob-lig´ah-tor″e) obligate.

obligatory

(ə-blĭg′ə-tôr′ē, ŏb′lĭ-gə-)
adj.
Biology Obligate.

o·blig′a·to′ri·ly adv.

obligatory

unavoidable; something that is bound to occur.

obligatory water diuresis
polyuria resulting from a decrease or inactivity of antidiuretic hormone on distal tubules and collecting ducts.
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have been further grouped into two main categories: non-obligatory and obligatory XVS structures.
years of serving in the army like an obligatory labor experience.
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By moral obligation, I mean the following: if an action is morally obligatory for a person, then that person is the appropriate object of negative moral attitudes (such as blame) if he or she fails to perform that action, unless he or she has a legitimate excuse.
The Council's decisions must be obligatory and must be implemented," the statement continued.
In his view, the canceling of the obligatory deposit is not going to have any practical value either.
He believes that the learning of the Albanian language by ethnic Macedonian pupils as an optional subject and of the Macedonian language by ethnic Albanian pupils as an obligatory subject is a one-sided reality, because a very small number of Macedonians are going to learn the Albanian language.
According to the NGOs, it effectively buries the European Commission's plans to make obligatory tyre stickers that also show energy efficiency.
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