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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Select  \Se*lect"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Selected};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Selecting}.] 
  To  choose  and  take  from  a  number;  to  take  by  preference  from 
  among  others  to  pick  out  to  cull;  as  to  select  the  best 
  authors  for  perusal.  ``One  peculiar  nation  to  select.'' 
  The  pious  chief  .  .  .  A  hundred  youths  from  all  his 
  train  selects.  --Dryden. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  adj  :  chosen  in  preference  to  another  [ant:  {unselected}] 

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