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selecting

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the act or process of selecting
  • the selecting of the party's nominee took three days and half a dozen votes

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selecting

verb
present participle of select

Synonyms & Antonyms of selecting (Entry 2 of 2)

to decide to accept (someone or something) from a group of possibilities
  • selected only two people out of 300 applicants for the summer internship

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“Selecting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/selecting. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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