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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Select \Se*lect"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Selected; p. pr. & vb.
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) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: chosen in preference to another [ant: unselected]
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