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Definitions of necessary:
  • noun:   anything indispensable
  • adjective:   absolutely essential
  • adjective:   unavoidably determined by prior circumstances
    Example: "The necessary consequences of one's actions"
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #26227)

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