Definition of selected
: select; specifically : of a higher grade or quality than the ordinary
Examples of selected in a Sentence
a selected brand of ice cream with an exceptionally high butterfat content
Recent Examples of selected from the Web
Selected artists will paint their murals Aug. 11 through 13 on boxes located along East Broadway, Verdugo and Monterey roads.
The first, scheduled for July 2018, the centenary of Mr. Mandela’s birth, will be a single volume consisting of approximately 250 selected letters.
His selected quotes bear a striking similarity to 20 SparkNotes lines about Moby-Dick, and Dylan also referenced apparent quotations that don’t actually appear in the Herman Melville classic.
Selected winners must provide a birth certificate or commemorative birth certificate to receive funds.
The selected finalists will continue two-a-days with the 12-player squad expected to be revealed on Thursday.
A Centers for Families and Children case manager or health provider can suggest home visits for selected clients, which occur weekly or monthly.
Three selected community panels were identified by the mayor's office to seek local input on crafting the job description.
Qualification is based on teams’ performance at NAQT invitational events and other selected events throughout the year, according to the organization’s website at naqt.com.
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