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the necessary

n. money; an income. (Also a really old term for a toilet or bathroom.) I can always use more of the necessary.
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The necessary impression might be produced on Noel Vanstone's mind without venturing into details.
From the inn he went to the church, saw the clerk, and gave the necessary notice for a marriage by license on the following Monday.
In a few minutes he sent the necessary message upstairs.
as the necessary preparation for "Thus Spake Zarathustra".
In other words, I provided the necessary stimulant for strengthening Anne Catherick to perform the journey to London.
I also procured the services of two gentlemen who could furnish me with the necessary certificates of lunacy.
After quieting Lady Glyde by the necessary assurances about her sister, I introduced my friends separately to her presence.
Throughout the day I kept our patient in a state of partially-suspended consciousness, until the dexterous assistance of my medical friends enabled me to procure the necessary order rather earlier than I had ventured to hope.
Would you like, for the sake of clearness, to distinguish which are the necessary and which are the unnecessary pleasures?
Will not the desire of eating, that is, of simple food and condiments, in so far as they are required for health and strength, be of the necessary class?
And the drone of whom we spoke was he who was surfeited in pleasures and desires of this sort, and was the slave of the unnecessary desires, whereas he who was subject o the necessary only was miserly and oligarchical?
In order to achieve this alignment, the Navy instituted a new human capital strategy, which, in part, details a scientific method to determine the optimal number of sailors to execute any given task and ensures those sailors receive the necessary training.
Second, do we have the necessary financial and personnel resources?
The turnaround team needs to determine whether the accounting and reporting system produces the necessary data to produce management reports needed to run the business, and if it accurately captures all the transactions entered into by the company and lists all of its assets and liabilities.
In Noyce, the Tax Court held that a corporate official used the business aircraft in the necessary execution of his duties for travel not regularly or easily scheduled.