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selection

synonym (synonym of selection)

hypernym (selection IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms best adapted to the environment (noun.process)
    a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings) (noun.process)
     
  • a passage selected from a larger work (noun.communication)
    a section of text; particularly a section of medium length (noun.communication)
     
  • an assortment of things from which a choice can be made (noun.group)
    a collection containing a variety of sorts of things (noun.group)
     
  • the act of choosing or selecting (noun.act)
    something done (usually as opposed to something said) (noun.act)
     
  • the person or thing chosen or selected (noun.cognition)
    the cognitive process of reaching a decision (noun.cognition)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF selection relation)

  • a passage selected from a larger work (noun.communication)
    a selection of passages from different authors that is compiled as an aid in learning a language (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a collection of excerpts from a literary work (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    an excerpt cut from a newspaper or magazine (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a distinct selection of music from a recording or a compact disc (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a passage or expression that is quoted or cited (noun.communication)
     
  • the act of choosing or selecting (noun.act)
    the choice of actors to play particular roles in a play or movie (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    choice and use of colors (as by an artist) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (statistics) the selection of a suitable sample for study (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of making up your mind about something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of making a choice (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of selecting someone or something; the exercise of deliberate choice (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative (noun.act)
     
  • the person or thing chosen or selected (noun.cognition)
    a formal expression (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    something regarded with special favor or liking (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    doing as one pleases or chooses (noun.cognition)
     

instance hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF selection relation (represent specific [usually real-world] instances of something))

  • a passage selected from a larger work (noun.communication)
    a short selection from the Prophets read on every Sabbath in a Jewish synagogue following a reading from the Torah (noun.communication)
     

derivation (.... is derived from selection)

  • (verb.cognition)
    take out of a literary work in order to cite or copy (verb.cognition)
     
  • the act of choosing or selecting (noun.act)
    pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.cognition)
    select carefully from a group (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.cognition)
    select as an alternative over another (verb.cognition)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym instance hyponym derivation choice option pick natural selection survival survival of the fittest action deciding passage assortment activity natural action casting coloration sampling conclusion volition willing haftarah haftorah haphtarah haphtorah choose pick out select pick opt prefer

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