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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The careful choice of a particular person or thing from a group of similar people or things. Or, something that has been chosen from among a group of things

Usage examples (38)
  • If you find the need for a leader and have to coax or urge your selection, you'll be well advised to pass him over.
  • The store carried a large selection of shoes
  • The title selection process is completely transparent.
  • This relative penalty is the corollary of fitness and is referred to by the term selection coefficient. for more
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