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  1. necessitate

    • IPA[nɪˈsɛsɪteɪt]

    英式

    • v.
      make (something) necessary as a result or consequence;make it necessary for (someone) to do something
    • verb: necessitate, 3rd person present: necessitates, gerund or present participle: necessitating, past tense: necessitated, past participle: necessitated

    • 釋義

    動詞

    • 1. make (something) necessary as a result or consequence a cut which necessitated eighteen stitches
    • make it necessary for (someone) to do something the late arrival had necessitated her getting out of bed
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    • IPA[nəˈsesəˌtāt]

    美式

    • v.
      make (something) necessary as a result or consequence: the severe arthritis eventually necessitated a total hip replacement

    Oxford American Dictionary