transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- [gift/book/wine] elegir*, escoger*, seleccionar; [candidate/team member] seleccionar you have been selected from over 200 applicants ha sido usted seleccionado de entre 200 candidatos the towns were selected at random las ciudades fueron elegidas al azar reductions on selected models rebajas en una selección de modelosMás ejemplos en oraciones
- Potential students select from available programs, typically within their own cities or states.
- Young teachers felt proud to be appointed and we could select from the best available.
- Two terms of elective subjects follow in which students may select from a wide variety of courses.
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