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culling

verb
present participle of cull

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to decide to accept (someone or something) from a group of possibilities
  • culled the best short stories from the author's body of writings

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“Culling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/culling. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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