selection

  • 1 sélection — [ selɛksjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1609 « choix » (didact.); lat. selectio I ♦ 1 ♦ (rare av. XIXe) Action de choisir les objets, les individus qui conviennent le mieux. Faire une première sélection parmi, entre des candidats. ⇒ présélection. Critères de… …

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  • 2 selection — se‧lec‧tion [sˈlekʆn] noun 1. [uncountable] the careful choice of a particular person or thing from a group: • The Health Authority is not involved in staff selection and recruitment. • Our deputy manager can supply details of the job,… …

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  • 3 Selection — Sélection Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …

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  • 4 Selection 37 — Sélection 37 Sélection 37 Longueur hors tout : 11,35 m hors tout, 8,95 m flottaison Maître bau : 3,25 m Tirant d’eau : 1,90 m …

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  • 5 Sélection 37 — Équipage 8 maximum Longueur hors tout 11,35 m hors tout, 8,95 m flottaison Maître bau 3,25 m Tirant d eau 1,90 m Voilure 70,25 m² Déplacement 3,4 t (lest 1,1 t) Architecte …

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  • 6 Selection No 1 — Selection No. 1 EP von Drum Connection Veröffentlichung 1. Januar 2011 Label Drum Connection Music …

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  • 7 Selection — Se*lec tion, n. [L. selectio: cf. F. s[ e]lection.] . The act of selecting, or the state of being selected; choice, by preference. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is selected; a collection of things chosen; as, a choice selection of books. [1913… …

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  • 8 Selection — Álbum de Marlango Publicación 2007 Género(s) jazz blues pop Discográfica Subterfuge Records …

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  • 9 selection — [sə lek′shən] n. [L selectio] 1. a selecting or being selected 2. a) a person or thing chosen b) a group or collection of these c) a variety from which to choose [a selection of colors] 3 …

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  • 10 selection — I (choice) noun adoption, appointment, appropriation, assignment, compilation, cooptation, decision, delectus, denomination, designation, determination, electio, election, extraction, indication, naming, nomination, ordainment, ordination,… …

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  • 11 selection — ► NOUN 1) the action or fact of selecting. 2) a number of selected things. 3) a range of things from which a choice may be made. 4) a horse or horses tipped as worth bets in a race or meeting. 5) Biology the evolutionary process which determines… …

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  • 12 selection — selection. См. селекция. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 13 Selection —   [englisch, sɪ lekʃn; wörtlich »Auswahl«], gebräuchlich als Synonym für Medley und Potpourri …

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  • 14 selection — (n.) mid 17c., from L. selectionem (nom. selectio), noun of action from pp. stem of seligere (see SELECT (Cf. select)). Biological sense is from 1837; applied to actions of breeders, hence use by Darwin (1857) …

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  • 15 selection — *choice, preference, election, option, alternative Analogous words: choosing, culling, picking (see CHOOSE): discrimination, *discernment, insight, acumen Antonyms: rejection …

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  • 16 selection — [n] preference from among choices alternative, choice, choosing, collection, culling, draft, druthers*, election, excerpt, option, pick, picking; concept 529 Ant. refusal, rejection …

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  • 17 Selection — mergefrom|Evolutionary pressure|Talk:Selection|date=September 2007|Richard001In the context of evolution, certain traits or alleles of a species may be subject to selection. Under selection, individuals with advantageous or adaptive traits tend… …

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  • 18 selection — noun 1 process of choosing/being chosen ADJECTIVE ▪ careful ▪ the careful selection of building materials ▪ random ▪ initial ▪ final …

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  • 19 selection — selectional, adj. /si lek sheuhn/, n. 1. an act or instance of selecting or the state of being selected; choice. 2. a thing or a number of things selected. 3. an aggregate of things displayed for choice, purchase, use, etc.; a group from which a… …

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  • 20 selection */*/*/ — UK [sɪˈlekʃ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms selection : singular selection plural selections 1) [countable/uncountable] the process of choosing one person or thing from a group selection of: There are strict rules that govern the selection of political …

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