Selection synonyms

sĭ-lĕk'shən
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A selection of passages from one or more authors; an anthology.
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The definition of choice is the act of making a selection or the person or thing which is selected.
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The act of making or arriving at a decision:
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Multiple related objects associated as a group.
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The concept that, in a society, industry, corporation, etc., those individuals or groups who are superior or best suited will succeed in the competitive struggle for success or dominance
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The condition of being indiscriminate; lack of discrimination
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The state of being rejected.
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(Civil engineering) Depth or point at which well or borehole drilling cannot continue.
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The condition of a husband and wife who remain married but who live apart, whether by mutual agreement or by decree of a court. See also divorce.
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(Art, painting) That which is picked in, as with a pointed pencil, to correct an unevenness in a picture.
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Promiscuous sexual behavior.
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The act of making a choice.
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The right of a creditor to priority of payment.
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Alternative spelling of cooptation.
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The act by a legislative body to designate or set aside public funds for a government expenditure.
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The act of adopting, or state of being adopted; voluntary acceptance of a child of other parents to be the same as one's own child.
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A passage or segment taken from a longer work, such as a literary or musical composition, a document, or a film.
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In evolution, the process by which certain individuals of a species, having characters that help them adapt to their specific environment, tend to leave more progeny and transmit their characters, while other individuals of the same species, less able to adapt, tend to leave fewer progeny or to die out: over the course of generations, the gene pool of the species comes to reflect this adaptation
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An evolutionary process
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An evolutionary process
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(Physiology) The responsive adjustment of a sense organ, such as the eye, to varying conditions, such as light intensity.
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An evolutionary process
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The principle that living organisms develop only from other living organisms and not from nonliving matter.
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An evolutionary process
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A collection of varying but related items.
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Selection, array.
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The quality or condition of being various or varied; diversity:
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An official or public recitation of written material:
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Making fine distinctions; discerning
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Composed of material gathered from various sources, systems, etc.
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That have been selected or chosen.
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(Electronics) Able to reject frequencies other than the one selected or tuned.
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Collected literary excerpts or passages
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An anthology is a collection of music from one artist.
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A collection of written passages, used to learn an unfamiliar language.
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The act of denying rights, benefits, justice, equitable treatment, or access to facilities available to all others, to an individual or group of people because of their race, age, gender, handicap or other defining characteristic. See also reverse discrimination.
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The process or method of selecting one or more individuals from a group, as for a service or duty:
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(Philosophy) An approach to thought that draws upon multiple theories to gain complementary insights into phenomena
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The act of choosing; choice
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A path, channel, or duct through, over, or along which something may pass:
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The state or quality of being selective
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A group of voters alike in some way:
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To pick; to make the choice of; to select.
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The act of excerpting or selecting.
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The definition of an extract is a concentrated form of something.
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The fact or act of surviving; continued existence or life.
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A right held back or given to the grantor, such as some right, profit, or interest in the estate or property that is being granted; a delayed decision by a court or other body on a point of law; a preservation of the right to dispute a point of contract by a party nevertheless performing same (such as, performing under reservation). See also under protest.
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A type of natural selection, where members of the sexes acquire distinct forms either because the members of one sex choose mates with particular features or because in the competition for mates among the members of one sex only those with certain traits succeed.
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An evolutionary process
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A partial or slight change in form or content
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To choose one or more elements of a set, especially a set of options.
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Find another word for selection. In this page you can discover 53 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for selection, like: election, collectanea, choice, determination, collection, survival-of-the-fittest, indiscrimination, rejection, refusal, separation and pick.