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In a large organization, good internal communication is essential.
Light is absolutely essential for the healthy development of plants.
He had acquired the skills essential to his later success in politics.
It is essential that all equipment is properly maintained.
If you want to make major changes, it is essential to involve your staff.
Her articles are essential reading for anyone interested in the war.
She has always played an essential part in the smooth running of the business.
the essential characteristics of Marxist political thought
The essential difference between us is that I take life seriously.
This is the British English definition of essential. View American English definition of essential.
the process of giving freedom and rights to someone
… the decision to treat the rights and duties of a company as being the same as the rights and duties of its shareholdersadd a word
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