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discretionary


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Discretional  \Dis*cre"tion*al\,  Discretionary 
  \Dis*cre"tion*a*ry\,  [Cf.  F.  discr['e]tionnaire.] 
  Left  to  discretion;  unrestrained  except  by  discretion  or 
  judgment;  as  an  ambassador  with  discretionary  powers. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  discretionary 
  adj  1:  having  or  using  the  ability  to  act  or  decide  according  to 
  your  own  discretion  or  judgment;  "The  commission  has 
  discretionary  power  to  award  extra  funds"  [syn:  {discretional}] 
  2:  (especially  of  funds)  not  earmarked;  available  for  use  as 
  needed;  "discretionary  funds";  "discretionary  income" 




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