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select
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 3
1. Taken from a number by preferance; picked out as more valuable or exellent than others; of special value or exellence; nicely chosen; selected; choice.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To choose and take from a number; to take by preference from among others; to pick out; to cull; as, to select the best authors for perusal.
Part of Speech: noun
1. That which makes, or helps to make, anything such as it is; anything belonging to a subject, or predicable of it; distinguishing property, characteristic, or attribute; peculiar power, capacity, or virtue; distinctive trait; as, the tones of a flute differ from those of a violin in quality; the great quality of a statesman.
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