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compulsory

adjective against one's will, binding, coactive, coercive, commanded, compelling, constraining, decretive, demanded, enforced, exigent, forced, forcible, imperative, incumbent upon, indispensable, inescapable, irresistible, irrevocable, mandatory, necessary, obligatory, peremptory, prescriptive, pressing, required, requisite, restraining, restrictive, stringent, unable to be evaded, unavoidable, urgent, vital, without choice
Associated concepts: compulsory arbitration, compulsory counterclaim, compulsory education, compulsory insurrnce, compulsory joinder of parties, compulsory performmnce of duties, compulsory testimony
See also: binding, choate lien, compelling, essential, exigent, forcible, imperative, indispensable, inevitable, involuntary, mandatory, necessary, obligatory, peremptory, positive, prescriptive, requisite, stringent, unavoidable, urgent
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Israel's Finance minister, Moshe Kahlon, and supervisor of Capital Markets, Dorit Salinger, have announced a plan to cut compulsory auto insurance.
UNION leaders have rejected compulsory job losses at the University of Birmingham - and could call industrial action amid growing fury at cuts threatening more than 100 staff.
UNION leaders have rejected any compulsory job losses at the University of Birmingham - and could call industrial action amid growing fury at cuts which could see 100 staff go.
LAHORE -- A double bench of the Federal Services Tribunal (FST) on Saturday set aside the compulsory retirement of a Junior Auditor and ordered medical board for invalid pension within three months.
GUJARAT is poised to become the first state in the country to make voting compulsory with Chief Minister Anandiben Patel indicating on Thursday that the state government would shortly notify the rules for the compulsory voting bill.
The subject of the public tender the concession for the implementation of the seven utilities in the municipality of Hrastnik, namely - Compulsory local utilities for drinking water supply,- Compulsory local utilities collection and treatment of urban and drainage waste water- Compulsory local utilities collection of certain types of municipal waste- Compulsory local utilities regulation and cleaning of public areas,- Compulsory local utilities management, regulation and maintenance of cemeteries and the implementation of cemetery and funeral activities- Optional local utilities bill in public poster sites, installation of banners and display of flags,- Optional local public service management of public markets in Hrastniku.
Ruling center-right party GERB (Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria) has made clear that it mulls holding a referendum on compulsory voting alongside the local elections in the autumn of 2015.
A study of 101 women seeking abortion in Hungary in April 2014 found violations in the provision of compulsory counselling--a precondition for obtaining abortion--in more than one in ten cases.
A UNIVERSITY will not change its position over job cuts despite calls from union chiefs to withdraw 10 compulsory redundancy notices to staff.
Team Neuss celebrates after finishing first in the CVI 3* Squad Compulsory Test at the CHI Al Shaqab 2014 yesterday.
ARISING star of Welsh Labour has given his backing to extending the vote in all British elections to 16-year-olds and making voting compulsory.