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[self-si-lek-shuh n, self-]
  1. selection made by or for oneself: goods arranged on shelves for customer self-selection.
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Related formsself-se·lect·ed, adjective
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  • Besides all this each pupil must give a discussion on a self-selected theme before the class.

    The School System of Norway

    David Allen Anderson

  • They have had reserve energy after the performance of their regular labors to use in fruitful, self-selected activities.

    The School System of Norway

    David Allen Anderson

  • Hence the structure of industrial society rests in chaotic dependence upon the ambitions and foibles of self-selected financiers.

    The Next Step

    Scott Nearing

  • In a voluntary association formed to accomplish a definite purpose we have a self-selected group.

    A Librarian's Open Shelf

    Arthur E. Bostwick