self-selection

[ self-si-lek-shuhn, self- ]
/ ˈsɛlf sɪˈlɛk ʃən, ˌsɛlf- /

noun

selection made by or for oneself: goods arranged on shelves for customer self-selection.

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OTHER WORDS FROM self-selection

self-se·lect·ed, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for self-selection

  • Self-selection is necessarily confined to new or temporary or loosely organized groups.

    The Next Step|Scott Nearing
  • There is still, however, a considerable margin of self-selection of American economic leadership.

    The Next Step|Scott Nearing