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Definition of requisition verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

requisition

 verb
verb
NAmE//ˌrɛkwəˈzɪʃn//
 
requisition somethingVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they requisition
 
he / she / it requisitions
 
past simple requisitioned
 
-ing form requisitioning
 
 
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to officially demand the use of a building, vehicle, etc., especially during a war or an emergency The school was requisitioned as a military hospital. The government could not afford to pay for all the grain that it had requisitioned from farmers.
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