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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of need.
- adj. Necessary; being needed.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. necessary. Opposite of
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- adj. necessary for relief or supply
From need + -ed. The adjective follows from the verb. (Wiktionary)