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demand (something) from (one)

To insist that someone do, provide, or relinquish something. I demand full attention from my students, so if you plan to nap or socialize in here, then you might as well drop this class right now.
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demand something from someone or something

 and demand something of someone or something
to command that something be received from someone or a group or something; to demand that someone or a group or something do something. The muggers demanded money from everyone. The petitioners demanded a response from the board of directors. She demanded too much of her automobile.
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Total domestic demand of synthetic rubber in 1995 is expected to reach 2,154,200 metric tons, a 1.
Domestic demand of polybutadiene and EPDM is expected to grow by 2% in 1995 over 1994, but register annual growth of less than 1% through 2000.
This was particularly true on August 2, 2006, when New England's power system hit an all-time peak demand of 28,127 MW.
Long-term forecast for the production and demand of major baby food are included.