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adjective obligatory pronunciation in British English /əˈblɪɡət(ə)ri/
  1. 1
    formal something that is obligatory must be done in order to obey a law or rule
    It is obligatory for members to be insured.
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  2. 2
    often humorous used for describing something that happens or is done so often that people expect it
    a holiday brochure with the obligatory sunshine and palm trees


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