Definition of non-mandatory in English:

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Not required by law or mandate; voluntary: the company has a non-mandatory pension scheme
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  • Computer applications are incorporated into the majority of courses, with such applications being included in 79 % of the mandatory courses and 95 % of the non-mandatory courses.
  • Nineteen of the 30 respondents indicated that their departments offered non-mandatory statistics courses.
  • Parents have no money with which to pay the non-mandatory, quarterly "contribution" that allows the school to provide their children with the necessary extras.
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