GRE Word List


required by a law or rule : obligatory

The meaning of the word mandatory is required by a law or rule : obligatory.

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remittancea sum of money remitted
stemthe main trunk of a plant
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draconianof, relating to, or characteristic of Draco or the severe code of laws held to have been framed by him
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cumulativeincreasing by successive additions
commonplacecommonly found or seen : ordinary
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