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Lv 6

What is the meaning of imperative?

They simply continued to get bigger as they aged, growing until their hearts could no longer support them. Then they died, killed by their body's own growth imperative.

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  • small
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago

    Imperative implies a must..... not by force, but naturally, willingly indicating inherent tendency or flow rather than any external compulsion.

  • 3 weeks ago

    Imperative means something one is forced or compelled to do.

    • .
      Lv 6
      3 weeks agoReport

      I found another definition: having power to restrain, control, and direct. Could that be it?

  • P
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago

    Something unavoidable, like aging and death

  • mokrie
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago

    A command--of vital importance.

    • .
      Lv 6
      3 weeks agoReport

      I found another definition: having power to restrain, control, and direct. Could that be it?

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