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necessity

1. Philosophy
a. a condition, principle, or conclusion that cannot be otherwise
b. the constraining force of physical determinants on all aspects of life
2. Logic
a. the property of being necessary
b. a statement asserting that some property is essential or statement is necessarily true
c. the operator that indicates that the expression it modifies is true in all possible worlds.
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Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Tun Mahathir said the selected recipients would be given RM250 a month to buy basic necessities and RM500 a year for family healthcare expenses.
This genre of walls are used to provide clothes, shoes and other necessities to needy people as common men put there used items on it for the charity purpose.
The boutique at Bear Necessities is a revelation; when you enter the ground floor of the shop you are presented with an enormous array of well-known labels like Marble and Robell, Lebek, Capri , Foil and lots of other collections that are not quite so familiar plus all the accessories such as jewellery, gloves, scarves, boots and slippers that you would expect in a well-stocked shop.
The Bentonville retailer declined to disclose how much it's paying for Bare Necessities, but says the deal will help deepen its expertise in the world of bras, swimwear and shapewear.
The price freeze is in compliance with the Price Act, which cited an area being put under martial law as one of the few circumstances when the prices of basic necessities are automatically frozen.
By providing injured clients instant pre-settlement financial help to cover life's necessities, Necessity Funding enables these individuals to continue their lives without undue financial hardships and enhances their abilities to maximize their ultimate settlements.
(2) In particular, it shows that the recession caused changes in both the absolute level of households' consumption as well as the relative shares of income going to purchase necessities and luxuries, and these changes differed by age group.
Kokab Iqbal Advocate seeking court's direction for provision of water, food and other essential necessities of life to the drought affected people in Thar a desert area of Sindh province.
Traidcraft, the UK's leading Fair Trade charity, was launching its Fair Necessities appeal, it's largest ever fundraising campaign.
In a statement posted on its official website, the DTI said due to the devastation brought by typhoon "Glenda" retailers must only collect "prevailing prices" for agricultural and non-agricultural necessities.