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Main Entry: 1de·mand
Pronunciation: di-primarystressmand
Function: noun
1 a : an act of demanding <a demand for obedience> b : something claimed as due <a list of demands>
2 a : the ability and desire to purchase goods or services at a specified time and price b : the quantity of an article or service that is wanted at a specified price <the demand for quality education> <supply and demand>
3 : a seeking or state of being sought after <tickets are in great demand>
4 : an urgent need or requirement <demands on her energy>
- on demand : upon request for payment; also : when requested or needed <video on demand>

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