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OTHER WORDS FROM selectivese·lec·tive·ly, adverbse·lec·tive·ness, nounnon·se·lec·tive, adjectiveun·se·lec·tive, adjective
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Along with his power surge, and perhaps contributing to it, Tatís has also become more selective about the pitches he swings at.Fernando Tatís Jr. Was Already Mashing. Then He Started Hitting The Ball Harder.|Travis Sawchik|August 21, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Van Eenennaam credits this boost in productivity to conventional selective breeding.Biotechnology Could Change the Cattle Industry. Will It Succeed?|Dyllan Furness|August 16, 2020|Singularity Hub
Interestingly, “fusion’s effect on selective censoring occurred regardless of whether the incongruent comments used offensive language.”The Anonymous Culture Cops of the Internet - Facts So Romantic|Jesse Singal|August 12, 2020|Nautilus
Since then, SDPD has said it would be selective about when it tapped into the cameras.Police Used Smart Streetlight Footage to Investigate Protesters|Jesse Marx|June 29, 2020|Voice of San Diego
That’s due largely to selective breeding and other technologies.
Liberals are outraged over the Steven Scalise scandal—but the left has selective amnesia.
Justice should not be selective to fit a political narrative when the facts and evidence prove otherwise.
But a drug like lamotrigine is not selective, and so it also affects the behavior of the rest of the temporal lobe.
Whether or not guayusa is a product of selective breeding, the Kichwa have learned to harness its power.Bye Bye Latté, Hello Guayusa: Why The Amazon Holds the Secret to a Cleaner, Healthier Caffeine|Brandon Presser|August 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The weakness of any case becomes clear when the logic used to make the arguments is strained, selective and irrelevant.The Crazy Way Creationists Try To Explain Human Tails Without Evolution|Karl W. Giberson|June 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A selective death-rate in man can not only be demonstrated but it can be actually measured.Applied Eugenics|Paul Popenoe and Roswell Hill Johnson
Besides, we have an indirect proof of this in the very results of selective processes as, until now, they are practised.
Cadigan Exhibit No. 21 includes the selective service registration certificate we have been discussing, is that correct?Warren Commission (7 of 26): Hearings Vol. VII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Curiosity is selective, going out only toward those things in which the life is interested.Training the Teacher|A. F. Schauffler
It is difficult to test these possibilities because the selective value of the taxonomic characters is unknown.