Definition of preselect
: to choose in advance usually on the basis of a particular criterion
preselectionplay \-ˈlek-shən\ noun
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In court papers, police noted that the group DisruptJ20 was well organized, had publicly threatened to shut down the presidential inauguration using violent means, and had preselected a core group of people willing to be arrested.
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