Definitions for electiveɪˈlɛk tɪv
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elective course, elective(adj)
a course that the student can select from among alternatives
subject to popular election
"elective surgery"; "an elective course of study"
Something that is option or that may be elected, especially a course of tertiary study.
Of, or pertaining to voting or elections
That involves a choice between options; optional or discretionary
My insurance wouldn't pay for the operation because it was elective surgery.
exerting the power of choice; selecting; as, an elective act
pertaining to, or consisting in, choice, or right of choosing; electoral
dependent on choice; bestowed or passing by election; as, an elective study; an elective office
in an American college, an optional study or course of study
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