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
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
After all, opposition the Export-Import Bank is a prerequisite for any Republican running for president.
Security by design is a mandatory prerequisite to securing the IoT macrocosm, the Dyn attack was just a practice run
They are highly welcome to become shareholers. The main prerequisite is that there will be no dilution to other shareholders.
We're working on the basis of Monday but we're waiting for the minister's decision, which is the legal prerequisite for the reopening.
The art of mastering life is the prerequisite for all further forms of expression, whether they are paintings, sculptures, tragedies, or musical compositions.
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Translations for prerequisite
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- requisito previoSpanish
- esitietovaatimus, ennakkoehto, edellytysFinnish
- prérequis, préalableFrench
- előfeltétel, előkövetelményHungarian
- предусловие, предпосылкаRussian
- preduslov, preduv(j)etSerbo-Croatian
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