Definitions for selection

Definitions for (noun) selection

Main entry: selection, option, pick, choice

Definition: the act of choosing or selecting

Usage: your choice of colors was unfortunate; you can take your pick

Main entry: selection, choice, pick

Definition: the person or thing chosen or selected

Usage: he was my pick for mayor

Main entry: excerpt, excerption, extract, selection

Definition: a passage selected from a larger work

Usage: he presented excerpts from William James' philosophical writings

Main entry: selection

Definition: an assortment of things from which a choice can be made

Usage: the store carried a large selection of shoes

Main entry: survival, survival of the fittest, selection, natural selection

Definition: a natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms best adapted to the environment

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