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facultative

fa·cul·ta·tive

facultative

pronunciation:
fae kl teI tihv
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or concerning the granting of a right or privilege.
definition 2: designating something that may or may not happen.
definition 3: of or concerning a mental faculty.