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Select

Meanings and phrases

select

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. of superior grade; choice; prime; prize; quality
  2. selected or chosen for special qualifications; blue-ribbon

select

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives; choose; take; pick out

select committee

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a parliamentary committee appointed for some special purpose
E.g.
  • But we put together a Benghazi special committee, a select committee.
  • She is also a member of the Economic Development, Science and Innovation select committee.
  • The fire service in England and Wales is scrutinised by a House of Commons select committee.

select group

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He is one of a select group of 8 players too have won 2 championships with the sidekicks.
  • The president also addressed a select group of Algerian businessmen and economic operators.
  • A select group of individuals carry the "Swedenmadonna," a figure of Mary gilded in silver in 1659.

select few

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Most are seaweeds, although a select few live in fresh water.
  • Its members are part of a select few students from La Salle Green Hills.
  • (Remember Me)", while only a select few remained in their original form.

used to select

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The pick Denver traded to Seattle was used to select Pro Bowler Earl Thomas.
  • It is used to select hybridoma cell lines in production of monoclonal antibodies.
  • The heuristic used to select the entry to replace is known as the replacement policy.

order to select

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Broncos traded their first round pick in 2010 in order to select him.
  • A profession jury panel was assembled in order to select the competing song.
  • The "Eesti Laul" competition has been organised since 2009 in order to select Estonia's entry.

select number

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A select number of trains start or end their run two minutes to the east at .
  • A select number of episodes were released on VHS by Columbia TriStar Home Video.
  • This rendered a select number of T-Mobile 3G devices inoperable on the 3G network.

not select

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • All subsequent third parties to serve in the House would not select a party leader.
  • "NB: Up through the 1930 season, the NHL did not select end-of-season All-Star Teams."
  • The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences did not select it as one of the five nominees in 2006.

select committees

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Occasionally, the House of Commons orders changes to be made in terms of membership of select committees.
  • In Britain, select committees examined the proposal, making history by holding hearings away from Westminster, in Kent.
  • Australian Senate select committees have included ones set up to examine the Administration of Indigenous Affairs, and Mental Health.

select dates

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They were joined by Volumes, and by Structures on select dates.
  • Performed at select dates where rapper J-Status was a part of the opening act.
  • It began on July 5, 2018, with performances on select dates through February 29, 2020.

able to select

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Nonetheless, he was able to select Phaneuf with Calgary's first selection in the draft.
  • Choosing a stage to perform on, players are able to select their own Mii characters to represent themselves.
  • Users were then able to select the source of the program they wanted to watch and watch it on their television or on the Wii U GamePad.

select theaters

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The film was released in select theaters on May 8, 2019 and on Netflix on May 10, 2019.
  • By 1976 there were almost 300 Sensurround systems leapfrogging through select theaters.
  • The film was released in select theaters and via video on demand platforms on December 15, 2015.

select the best

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The test will help select the best materials for future Mars space suits.
  • The intention of the WNIT Selection Committee was to select the best available at-large teams in the nation.
  • In 1853 Congress authorized the Pacific Railroad Surveys to select the best route for a transcontinental railroad.
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