a person or thing that selects
a device used in automatic telephone switching that connects one circuit with any one of a number of other circuits
British a person who chooses the members of a sports team
Australian the holder of a tract of land acquired by free-selection
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How to use selector in a sentence
A selector's boy, riding into sight at the moment, was hailed.Colonial Born | G. Firth Scott
Turn the VHF channel selector knob to the channel number desired.Zenith Television Receiver Operating Manual | Zenith Radio Corporation
Our "Notes" are, for the most part, from new books, and a similar object is explained in our "selector."
Plans were formulated for a high-speed transmission line to a control unit on a selector channel at the computer center.On-Line Data-Acquisition Systems in Nuclear Physics, 1969 | H. W. Fulbright et al.
Jordan dully punched the telecom selector and a view became fixed on the screen.Accidental Flight | Floyd L. Wallace