noun (plural desiderata /dɪˌzɪdəˈrɑːtə/ /dɪˌsɪdəˈrɑːtə/)
Something that is needed or wanted: integrity was a desideratum
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- As no longer an order imposed by nature, it is clear that subjective freedom is an essential desideratum: the relation of marriage must of all things be between self-consciously free individuals.
- It enshrines the essential desideratum of popular criticism - it only criticizes other people.
- While these are the essential requirements, certain additional desiderata should perhaps be recorded.
Words that rhyme with desideratumerratum, post-partum, stratum
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