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British Dictionary definitions for selecta

selecta

noun
  1. slang a disc jockey
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Word Origin

C20: phonetic rendering of selector
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

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Historical Examples

  • The next morning there was profound excitement in the Selecta.

    The Song of Songs

    Hermann Sudermann

  • He gave no instruction whatever in the higher classes, but delivered lectures on the history of art to the Selecta.

    The Song of Songs

    Hermann Sudermann

  • The day the principal introduced him to the Selecta remained fixed in Lilly's memory.

    The Song of Songs

    Hermann Sudermann