<biology> Placing organisms under conditions where the growth of those with a particular genotype will be favored. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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noun an assortment of things from which a choice can be made; `the store carried a large selection of shoes`
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(sә-lek´shәn) the play of forces that determines the relative reproductive performance of the various genotypes in a population. natural selection the survival in nature of those individuals and their progeny best equipped to adapt to environmental conditions. s...
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• (n.) That which is selected; a collection of things chosen; as, a choice selection of books. • (n.) The act of selecting, or the state of being selected; choice, by preference.
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in biology, the preferential survival and reproduction or preferential elimination of individuals with certain genotypes (genetic compositions), by ... [5 related articles]
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selection An act of choosing someone or something from a wide variety of others.
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[relational algebra] The result of the selection is only defined if the attribute names that it mentions are in the heading of the relation that it operates upon. In computer languages it is expected that any truth-valued expression be permitted as the selection condition rather than restric...
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[album] Selection is a 1982 EP by Canadian band 54•40. It was the band`s first release, appearing on the independent label Mo-Da-Mu. Although now out of print, the album and its 1984 follow up Set the Fire were re-released in 1997 on the compilation album, Sound of Truth: The Independent C...
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A card selected by the spectator. It may be a free choice, or it may be forced.
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[genetic algorithm] Selection is the stage of a genetic algorithm in which individual genomes are chosen from a population for later breeding (recombination or crossover). A generic selection procedure may be implemented as follows: If this procedure is repeated until there are enough select...
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In the context of evolution, certain traits or alleles of genes segregating within a population may be subject to selection. Under selection, individuals with advantageous or "adaptive" traits tend to be more successful than their peers reproductively—meaning they contribute more offspring to the...
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Process of segregating or selecting specific records from a list according to specific criteria.
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primary operation of translation, by which the control function or the symbol to be printed or translated is chosen from the received signal
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