selected

selected
select se‧lect 1 [sˈlekt] verb [transitive]
1. to choose something from a group of things, after thinking carefully about which is the best, most useful, most profitable etc:

• The board hasn't yet set a timetable for selecting a chief executive.

• Investors shouldn't select a stock fund just because it has low annual costs.

2. COMPUTING if you select words or pictures on a computer screen, you use the mouse to make them change colour, before moving, cutting, or saving them:

• To copy a sentence, first select it and then press Control+C.

— selected adjective [only before a noun] :

• Instead of selling only selected assets, Orlando is trying to sell the entire concern.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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