Meaning of べき in Japanese

It seems that べき(beki) is an inflection of べし.
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Definition of べき

  1. (aux) should (suf. to verbs); must; that one ought to; to be done

    あなたにはまず最初に尋ねるべきだったでしょうか。
    Should I have asked you first?

  2. (passive ending) -able
  1. (n) (math) a power

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