elective

US [ɪˈlektɪv]
UK [ɪ'lektɪv]
  • n.选修课程;选修科目
  • adj.选举的;由选举产生的;选任的;有选举权的
  • Web选修的;其他选修
Plural Form:electives  
Elective
adj.
1.
选举的;由选举产生的;选任的using or chosen by election
an elective democracy
民主选举的国家
an elective assembly
由选举产生的大会
an elective member
选任的成员
He had never held elective office(= a position which is filled by election) .
他从未担任过经选举获得的职务。
2.
有选举权的having the power to elect
an elective body
有选举权的机构
3.
可选择的;非急需的that you choose to have; that is not urgent
elective surgery
非急需施行的手术
4.
可选择的;选修的that a student can choose
n.
1.
选修课程;选修科目a course or subject at a college or school which a student can choose to do

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