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Word: compulsory

Definition: obligatory; that must be done


Sentences Containing 'compulsory'

A compulsory car insurance scheme was first introduced in the United Kingdom with the Road Traffic Act 1930.
A compulsory excess is the minimum excess payment the insurer will accept on the insurance policy.
After a short time in compulsory military service he joined ASEA, the Swedish electrical conglomerate, initially working in their training program.
After completing his Abitur, Jaud served his compulsory civil service in a kindergarten.
After graduating from seminary, Pethrus completed his compulsory military service at Axvalla Hed, Västergötland, in the autumn of 1906.
Auto Insurance in India is a compulsory requirement for all new vehicles used whether for commercial or personal use.
Cars were relatively fast and dangerous by that stage, yet there was still no compulsory form of car insurance anywhere in the world.
Classes in Christian Doctrine (Catechism) are compulsory for Christian students.
Classes of theory, aesthetics and technical education – with a firm scientific basis – were compulsory.
Conscription into either the armed forces or the national police force is compulsory for those over the age of 16.
From 2006 the army transformed into a fully professional organization and compulsory military service was abolished.
He completed his compulsory national service in 1981, graduating as a 2nd Lieutenant and attended the University of the Witwatersrand for three years, where he read for a law degree.
His appointment had predated legislation on police pensions in 1921 and he was unaffected by its provisions for compulsory retirement.
However, school attendance has been compulsory only since 1868.
Huge debts had been built up and the businesses were subject to compulsory liquidation.
In developed countries, compulsory education and restrictions on child labor have increased the costs to parents.
In many jurisdictions it is compulsory to have vehicle insurance before using or keeping a motor vehicle on public roads.
In some cases compulsory habit alone has sufficed to produce inherited mental changes; in other cases compulsory habit has done nothing, and all has been the result of selection, pursued both methodically and unconsciously; but in most cases habit and selection have probably concurred.
It is the only Buddhist secondary school, where Buddhist education is a compulsory subject for all Buddhist students of the school, in Malaysia.
Main provisions in the act are Compulsory Registration.
Many ran away (deserted) from their compulsory service in the army.
Military service was declared compulsory to all males aged 20.
Nevertheless, Charles William can be regarded as a pioneer on the cutting edge of the compulsory schooling.
One hundred and thirty gymnasts competed in the compulsory and optional rounds.
One hundred and twenty-four gymnasts competed in the compulsory and optional rounds.
Other diseases were relatively well controlled through compulsory vaccination.
Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act
Since 1939, it has been compulsory to have third party personal insurance before keeping a motor vehicle in all federal states of Germany.
South Korea has not accepted compulsory ICJ jurisdiction.
The Act mandates compulsory registration of all diagnostic laboratories, all genetic counselling centres, genetic laboratories, genetic clinics and ultrasound clinics.
The arts are part of the common core as compulsory, serial and credits in the Curriculum ENP, and contribute significantly the overall development of youth.
The CAS (Community, Action and Service) programme is a fundamental and compulsory facet of the IB Diploma.
The compulsory dance was the Austrian Waltz.
The compulsory dance was the Golden Waltz.
The government also adopted a policy of compulsory villagization in the war-affected area.
The Heritage School has six buildings: Yoga is compulsory up to class IX.
The MBA consists of 16 units of study, 10 of which are compulsory, core subjects, and the remaining six are electives.
The Prime Minister and the Opposition Leader can nominate one person each to the committee from the communities to which the compulsory members do not belong.
The Prime Minister, the Opposition Leader and the Speaker are compulsory members of the committee.
The questions concerned the constitutionality of prohibiting strikes and replacing them with compulsory arbitration.
The Singapore Government enforced compulsory quarantine of any infected person.
The subject of Physical Education (P.E.) is compulsory in grades 4 and 5.
The voluntary excess is the extra amount, over and above the compulsory excess, that is agreed to be paid in the event of a claim on the policy.
Their objection related to the possible compulsory purchase of some of their land.
They could have had many boats and low rates; but their policy rendered few boats and high rates compulsory.
To allow Puritans freedom of worship, they repealed the Elizabethan requirement of compulsory attendance at an Anglican Church.
To reduce the insurance premium, the insured party may offer to pay a higher excess (deductible) than the compulsory excess demanded by the insurance company.
US government enforced compulsory quarantine of any infected person.
Voting in Australian federal and state elections is compulsory for all enrolled Australians.
Young men underwent two years of compulsory national service in ethnically mixed military or police camps.

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