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Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

The process by which one or more factors acting on a population produce differential mortality and favour the transmission of specific characteristics to subsequent generations. See...

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Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 11 words.

Choice between available options. See also artificial selection, natural selection.

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selection

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 11 words.

Choice between available options. See also artificial selection; natural selection.

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Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 11 words.

Choice between available options. See also artificial selection; natural selection.

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selection

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

The process by which one or more factors acting on a population produce differential mortality and favour the transmission of specific characteristics to subsequent generations. See...

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selection

Edited by Susan Wallace.

in A Dictionary of Education

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 224 words.

The practice by maintained secondary schools of selecting their intake of pupils, or (previously) of that selection being carried out

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Edited by Susan Wallace.

in A Dictionary of Education

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 257 words.

The practice by *maintained secondary schools of selecting their intake of pupils, or (previously) of that selection being carried

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selection

Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pure Mathematics. 102 words.

The number of selections of n objects taken r at a time (that is, the number of ways of selecting

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selection

James Nicholson.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pure Mathematics. 83 words.

The number of selections of n objects taken r at a time (that is, the number of ways of selecting

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Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 48 words.

noun (also free selection) (also Australian) historical the process of selecting Crown land for settlement or farming; land

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Selection

Jennifer R. Rineer, Donald M. Truxillo and Talya Bauer.

in Management

P ublished online January 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management. 10576 words.

Selection (also referred to as “personnel selection” or “employee selection”) refers to the process of hiring (and also promoting) individuals for employment. According to the standards of...

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