selectee

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noun se·lect·ee \sə-ˌlek-ˈtē\

Definition of selectee

  1. 1 :  a person inducted into military service under selective service

  2. 2 :  a person who is chosen from a group by fitness or preference

Examples of selectee in a Sentence

  1. had the dubious distinction of being the last selectee to serve in the Vietnam War

  2. NASA's roster of selectees for its astronaut training program.

1940

First Known Use of selectee

1940



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