something that is required in advance
"Latin was a prerequisite for admission"
required as a prior condition or course of study
Something that must be gained in order to gain something else
Having a decent qualification is a prerequisite to getting a good job in marketing.
In education, a course or topic that must be completed before another course or topic can be started. May be colloquially referred to as a prereq.
Algebra is typically a prerequisite for physics.
Required as a prior condition of something else; necessary or indispensable.
previously required; necessary as a preliminary to any proposed effect or end; as, prerequisite conditions of success
something previously required, or necessary to an end or effect proposed
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
prē-rek′wi-zit, n. something previously necessary: something needed in order to gain an end.—adj. required as a condition of something else.
The numerical value of prerequisite in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of prerequisite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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- requisito previoSpanish
- esitietovaatimus, ennakkoehto, edellytysFinnish
- prérequis, préalableFrench
- előfeltétel, előkövetelményHungarian
- предусловие, предпосылкаRussian
- preduslov, preduv(j)etSerbo-Croatian
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