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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 req·ui·si·tion /ˌrɛkwəˈzɪʃən/

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Req·ui·si·tion n.
 1. The act of requiring, as of right; a demand or application made as by authority. Specifically: (a) International Law A formal demand made by one state or government upon another for the surrender or extradition of a fugitive from justice. --Kent. (b) Law A notarial demand of a debt. --Wharton. (c) Mil. A demand by the invader upon the people of an invaded country for supplies, as of provision, forage, transportation, etc. --Farrow. (d) A formal application by one officer to another for things needed in the public service; as, a requisition for clothing, troops, or money.
 2. That which is required by authority; especially, a quota of supplies or necessaries.
 3. A written or normal call; an invitation; a summons; as, a reqisition for a public meeting. [Eng.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Req·ui·si·tion, v. t.
 1. To make a reqisition on or for; as, to requisition a district for forage; to requisition troops.
 2. To present a requisition to; to summon request; as, to requisition a person to be a candidate. [Eng.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the act of requiring; an authoritative request or demand,
           especially by a military or public authority that takes
           something over (usually temporarily) for military or
           public use
      2: an official form on which a request in made; "first you have
         to fill out the requisition" [syn: requisition form]
      3: seizing property that belongs to someone else and holding it
         until profits pay the demand for which it was seized [syn:
      v 1: make a formal request for official services
      2: demand and take for use or service, especially by military
         or public authority for public service [ant: derequisition]