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selectee

[si-lek-tee]
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noun
  1. one selected by draft for service in one of the armed forces.

Origin of selectee

An Americanism dating back to 1935–40; select + -ee
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British Dictionary definitions for selectee

selectee

noun
  1. US a person who is selected, esp for military service
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