Definition of Selective. Meaning of Selective. Synonyms of Selective

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Definition of Selective

Selective
Selective Se*lect"ive, a. Selecting; tending to select. This selective providence of the Almighty. --Bp. Hall.

Meaning of Selective from wikipedia

- Selective may refer to: Selective school, a school that admits students on the basis of some sort of selection criteria Selective school (New South Wales)...
- Selective breeding (also called artificial selection) is the process by which humans use animal breeding and plant breeding to selectively develop particular...
- The Selective Service System (SSS) is an independent agency of the United States government that maintains information on those potentially subject to...
- to distinguish small differences Socioemotional selectivity theory, in social psychology Selectivity (radio), a measure of the performance of a radio...
- Selective mutism (SM) is an anxiety disorder in which a person who is otherwise capable of speech becomes unable to speak when exposed to specific situations...
- Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are a class of drugs that are typically used as antidepressants in the treatment of major depressive disorder...
- In jurisprudence, selective prosecution is a procedural defense in which defendants argue that they should not be held criminally liable for breaking...
- activating a fight-or-flight response. The condition is sometimes called selective sound sensitivity syndrome. Common triggers include oral sounds (e.g....
- Selective perception is the tendency not to notice and more quickly forget stimuli that cause emotional discomfort and contradict our prior beliefs. For...
- In genetics, a selective sweep is the process through which a new beneficial mutation that increases its frequency and becomes fixed (i.e., reaches a...