Meaning of selection

Definition of selection

(noun) the act of choosing or selecting; "your choice of colors was unfortunate"; "you can take your pick"
an assortment of things from which a choice can be made; "the store carried a large selection of shoes"
the person or thing chosen or selected; "he was my pick for mayor"
a natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms best adapted to the environment
a passage selected from a larger work; "he presented excerpts from William James' philosophical writings"

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