Facultative - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfækəlˌtetɪv|  American pronunciation of the word facultative
Brit.  |ˈfak(ə)lˌtətɪv|  British pronunciation of the word facultative

adjective

- granting a privilege or permission or power to do or not do something

a facultative enactment

- not compulsory (syn: elective)

Examples

These schools treat classics as obligatory, and science as merely facultative.

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