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selective

1. adjective (of person, choices) choosing carefully2. adjective applying to some and not others3. adjective relating to selection process4. adjective ED of school, education system5. adjective BIOL relating to genetic selection 1 adjective (of person, choices) choosing carefullyroghnaitheachI'm very selective about who I sit beside bímse an-chúramach faoin té a suím ina aice, ní hé gach duine a suímse ina aicewe should be selective about the programmes children watch ba cheart dúinn bheith cúramach faoi na cláir a bhféachann páistí orthuit was a very selective interpretation of his argument léamh an-chúng a bhí ann ar an argóint a bhí aige 2 adjective applying to some and not othersroghnaitheachthe selective leaking of confidential documents sceitheadh roghnaitheach ar cháipéisí faoi rúnselective tax cáin roghnaitheach
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3 adjective relating to selection processroghnaitheacha selective process próiseas roghnaitheach 4 adjective ED of school, education systemroghnaitheacha selective school scoil roghnaitheach, scoil a roghnaíonn a cuid daltaí 5 adjective BIOL relating to genetic selectionroghnaitheachselective breeding pórú roghnaitheach