Mode vs Requisite - What's the difference?

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Mode is a related term of requisite.

As nouns the difference between mode and requisite

is that mode is fashion, trend while requisite is an indispensable item; a requirement.

As an adjective requisite is

essential, required, indispensable.



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Etymology 1

From (etyl) mode, from (etyl)


(en noun)
  • (music) One of several ancient scales, one of which corresponds to the modern major scale and one to the natural minor scale
  • A particular means of accomplishing something.
  • What was the mode of entry?
  • * 1855 , Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society (volume 9, page 205)
  • An effectual and unexpensive mode of Protecting Wall-Trees from Spring-Frosts.
  • (statistics) The most frequently occurring value in a distribution
  • (mathematics, physics) A state of a system that is represented by an eigenfunction of that system.
  • (computing) One of various related sets of rules for processing data.
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  • (grammar) A verb form that depends on how its containing clause relates to the speaker’s or writer’s wish, intent, or assertion about reality.
  • Derived terms
    * (music) Aeolian mode, Dorian mode, Ionian mode, Locrian mode, Lydian mode, Mixolydian mode, Phrygian mode * (grammar) imperative mode, indicative mode, infinitive mode, subjunctive mode * (computing) immediate mode, protected mode, real mode, retained mode * collective mode * dual mode * soft mode
    * (grammar) mood, grammatical mood
    * (grammar) See also

    Etymology 2

    From (etyl) .


    (en noun)
  • Style or fashion.
  • See also

    * bimodal distribution * median * mean * modal


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    (en adjective)
  • Essential, required, indispensable.
  • Synonyms

    * necessary * See also


    (en noun)
  • An indispensable item; a requirement.
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  • , passage=But this something, what is it, unless the happiness of others, or some of the requisites of happiness?}} ----