select verb

ADV. carefully, rigorously | specially | deliberately | arbitrarily, at random, randomly The winning entry will be selected at random by computer. | automatically The program automatically selects and stores the most frequently used data. | manually | personally

VERB + SELECT allow sb to, enable sb to

PREP. according to The design of the course allows students to select modules according to their interests. | for She has been selected for the England team. | from You can select goods from our catalogue.

PHRASES highly selected Although this was a very highly selected study group, the results were in agreement with our findings. | well selected This anthology is well selected and presented.