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used in Not Without My Daughter

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necessary or important or relating to the basic nature of something
  • A diffuser is essential for cooking rice in the Iranian style; it spreads the heat evenly, allowing for the formation of the crust.
  • I told her my story as briefly as I could while covering the essentials.
  • Speed was essential.
  • It was essential that we clear the airports in Tehran and Zahidan and reach the smuggling team before there was any official notice of our absence.
  • The principal covered the essentials with us.

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