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Noun requirement has 3 senses
  1. requirement, demand - required activity; "the requirements of his work affected his health"; "there were many demands on his time"
    --1 is a kind of duty, responsibility, obligation
    Derived forms: verb require1, verb require2
  2. necessity, essential, requirement, requisite, necessary - anything indispensable; "food and shelter are necessities of life"; "the essentials of the good life"; "allow farmers to buy their requirements under favorable conditions"; "a place where the requisites of water fuel and fodder can be obtained"
    --2 is a kind of thing
    --2 has particulars: desideratum; must; need, want
    Derived form: verb require4
  3. prerequisite, requirement - something that is required in advance; "Latin was a prerequisite for admission"
    --3 is a kind of duty, responsibility, obligation
    --3 has particulars:
     precondition; academic requirement; essential condition, sine qua non
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