(Biochemistry) Being a substance that is required for normal functioning but cannot be synthesized by the body and therefore must be included in the diet:
The definition of requisite is something required or necessary.
The definition of indispensable is essential or absolutely necessary.
The definition of important is having great significance or consequence.
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