a transmission in which the available forward and reverse gears may be engaged in any order, without passing progressively through the different changes of gear.
noun 1. the state or quality of being selective. 2. Electricity. the property of a circuit, instrument, or the like, by virtue of which it can distinguish oscillations of a particular frequency. 3. Radio. the ability of a receiving set to receive any one of a band of frequencies or waves to the exclusion of […]
noun, plural selectmen. 1. (in most New England states) one of a board of town officers chosen to manage certain public affairs. noun (pl) -men 1. any of the members of the local boards of most New England towns
verb (used with object) 1. to choose in preference to another or others; pick out. verb (used without object) 2. to make a choice; pick. adjective 3. chosen in preference to another or others; selected. Synonyms: preferred. 4. choice; of special value or excellence. 5. careful or fastidious in selecting; discriminating. 6. carefully or fastidiously […]
noun 1. a body of people responsible for making a selection, esp members of a political party who select candidates for an election