se‧lec‧tion S2 W2
the careful choice of a particular person or thing from a group of similar people or things
the selection of a new leader
It was not easy to make our selection.
He had narrowly missed selection for the team.
Perlman's selection as the party's candidate
something that has been chosen from among a group of things [= choice]:
To order, just write your selections on the form.
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]
a wide selection of shellfish