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Word: obligatory

Definition: binding; required; compulsory; V. oblige: constrain; make grateful; do a favor; accommodate


Sentences Containing 'obligatory'

"The Observer" gave it a favorable review, writing "It's no classic, but the obligatory ballads are mercifully few, allowing a series of punchy, soulpowered tracks to shine".
According to the Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 on classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures, MMF does not have to be classified and has no obligatory labelling requirement for oral toxicity.
blended with the obligatory hip-pop stance" and felt that Cornish "is more interested in tiresome vocal showboating than communicating anything truthful".
He dominated the championship so much that an obligatory pit stop for tire change was introduced at the end of the season in an attempt to level the advantage, but Arden managed to do better pit-stops overall than other teams and still came out on top.
If binocular vision is present and head position is correct, treatment is not obligatory.
In 1857 he introduced the signal for meeting boats, and which has, with some slight change, been the universal custom of this day; in fact, is rendered obligatory by act of Congress.
In contrast, close sibling relationships in nonindustrialized cultures are often obligatory, with strong cultural norms prompting cooperation and close proximity between siblings.
In the 2009/2010 school year there were a total of 157 students in the Jouxtens-Mézery school district. In the Vaud cantonal school system, two years of non-obligatory pre-school are provided by the political districts.
In the 2009/2010 school year there were a total of 44 students in the Longirod school district. In the Vaud cantonal school system, two years of non-obligatory pre-school are provided by the political districts.
In the 2009/2010 school year there were a total of 666 students in the Le Mont-sur-Lausanne school district. In the Vaud cantonal school system, two years of non-obligatory pre-school are provided by the political districts.
In the 2009/2010 school year there were a total of 72 students in the Rougemont school district. In the Vaud cantonal school system, two years of non-obligatory pre-school are provided by the political districts.
In what is now the ordinary form of the Roman Rite, feast days are ranked (in descending order of importance) as solemnities, feasts or memorials (obligatory or optional).
It is not obligatory for them to be linear; the only requirement is their characteristics to be mirrorlike (for example, in the BJT current mirror below, they are logarithmic and exponential).
Many of his books have already become obligatory references in the Spanish written philosophical heritage of the last 60 years.
obligatory club track," and was a mediocre success, reaching the top twenty on the U.S. "Billboard" Hot R/Hip-Hop Songs chart only.
Obligatory synergy patterns are observed when a patient tries to make a minimal voluntary movement, or as a result of stimulated reflexes.
On 8 November 2012, the list of mandatory standards was published: ODF version 1.1 becomes obligatory in July 2014.
PCl3 is classified as "very toxic" and "corrosive" under EU Directive 67/548/EEC, and the risk phrases R14, R26/28, R35 and R48/20 are obligatory.
She earned a doctorate at the University of Passau in 1983 with a thesis to "Der internationale Seegerichtshof im System der obligatorischen Streitbeilegungsverfahren der Seerechtskonvention" (The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea in the system of obligatory...), After two years of research at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs, she started her training to be an officer in diplomatic service in 1986.
Some aspects of the obligatory synergy patterns however, can be cleverly used to increase function relative to the movement available to the individual. Careful thought should, therefore, be considered in deciding which muscle groups to stretch at specific times during recovery.
The Canton of Bern school system provides one year of non-obligatory Kindergarten, followed by six years of Primary school.
The Canton of Fribourg school system provides one year of non-obligatory Kindergarten, followed by six years of Primary school.
The discovery of spindle neurons in diverse whale species has led to the suggestion that they are "a possible obligatory neuronal adaptation in very large brains, permitting fast information processing and transfer along highly specific projections and that evolved in relation to emerging social behaviors."p. 254 Their presence in the brains of these species supports this theory, pointing towards the existence of these specialized neurons only in highly intelligent mammals, and may be an example of convergent evolution.
The education system in the Canton of Geneva allows young children to attend two years of non-obligatory Kindergarten.
The obligatory lower secondary school program lasts for six years and there were 19 students in those schools.
The obligatory lower secondary school program lasts for six years and there were 32 students in those schools.
The obligatory lower secondary school program lasts for six years and there were 337 students in those schools.
The obligatory lower secondary school program lasts for six years and there were 79 students in those schools.
The pre-marital physical, which among other things once contained an indication of the woman’s virginity, is no longer obligatory.
The referendum was an "obligatory referendum", which required a double majority; a majority of the popular vote and majority of the cantons.
The report says that a "serious deviation from obligatory norms of behaviour" occurred.
The secondary school program consists of three lower, obligatory years of schooling, followed by three to five years of optional, advanced schools.
The title of knight also went in front of the name, there was an obligation to have an income of at least 3,000 francs and a majorat on the land generating the income was not obligatory.
There are no strict limits when the epenthetic is obligatory, optional, or prohibited.
This is followed by three years of obligatory lower Secondary school where the students are separated according to ability and aptitude.
Viral. Virus-related cutaneous conditions are caused by two main groups of viruses–DNA and RNA types–both of which are obligatory intracellular parasites.
When spasticity occurs, such as following a stroke, it manifests in abnormal and stereotypical patterns across multiple joints called obligatory synergies.
While he was in the army for his obligatory service a brigadier-general (Brigadier in Commonwealth armies) liked his style and appointed him with the task of singing at the officers tavern.
With EMAS III the EU also introduced obligatory Key Performance Indicators (KPI) in order to harmonize reporting on environmental performance.
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