elective

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Pronunciation[change]

Adjective[change]

Positive
elective

Comparative
more elective

Superlative
most elective

  1. If something is elective, it is related to voting or elections.
  2. If something is elective, it is not compulsory and you can chose to not do it.
    My insurance wouldn't pay for the operation because it was elective surgery.

Noun[change]

Singular
elective

Plural
electives

  1. An elective is an optional course of study or medical procedure.

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