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discretionary

adjective conative, discretional, elective, left to discretion, left to individual judgment, optional, selective, volitional, volitive
Associated concepts: discretionary authority, discretionary damages, discretionary power of the court, discretionary trusts
See also: alternative, circumspect, discreet, disjunctive, elective, judicious, juridical, spontaneous, voluntary
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Presidential use of the discretionary fund was another expenditure that dramatically increased in the lead-up to the June 7 elections.
Gul et al [26] in a research" The effect of investment opportunities and debt levels on the relationship between earnings--returns and pricing discretionary accruals" to tackle this issue : Whether the earnings quality and pricing of discretionary accruals is associated of set the investment opportunities by the markets?
The target group of the plan consists of approximately 185 people during the discretionary period 2014 2016.
A unit of OCBC Bank has said that it would boost discretionary services.
Islamabad -- Supreme Court while hearing a case, Thursday on distribution of PM discretionary fund, has remarked that former Prime Minister has not complied with the payrolls in the distribution of billion rupees funds.
Daily sunscreen users were significantly less likely than discretionary sunscreen users to show signs of skin aging after 4.
Beneficiaries of Florida trusts (as well as their lawyers) may be surprised that even when a discretionary trust is created to protect a child's inheritance, a former spouse may have rights as an exception creditor to reach trust assets that are protected from creditors, such as one holding a judgment resulting from a car accident, physician, or other professional malpractice or tort.
Asif Rahmi said the agriculture ministry had spent less than 40 percent of its development budget, but the figure would reach 55 percent if the spending of discretionary funds were calculated.
Hamilton Lane, an independent financial institution that provides discretionary and non-discretionary private equity asset management services to sophisticated investors, today announced that it is expanding its London investment team with the addition of Jim Strang as Principal.
Reduces Domestic Discretionary Spending to the Lowest Level Since Eisenhower: These discretionary caps will put us on track to reduce non-defense discretionary spending to its lowest level since Dwight Eisenhower was President.
New research findings by MyPrivateBanking Research reveal that only 10 per cent of the world's most important wealth managers publish performance data for their discretionary accounts (accounts for which the holder gives the wealth manager or bank authority to buy and sell securities at their discretion) and only 22 per cent offer specific information about their fees.
A HOPELESSLY cornered UPA government finally woke up on Monday to introduce measures to stem corruption by curtailing discretionary powers of ministers.