se‧lec‧tion S2 W2
1 [uncountable] the careful choice of a particular person or thing from a group of similar people or things
selection of
the selection of a new leader
It was not easy to make our selection.
selection for
He had narrowly missed selection for the team.
selection as
Perlman's selection as the party's candidate
2 [countable] something that has been chosen from among a group of things [= choice]:
To order, just write your selections on the form.
selection from
These drawings represent a selection from a larger exhibition.
3 [countable usually singular] a group of things of a particular type, often of things that are for sale [= range]
selection of
a wide selection of shellfish

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