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Definitions for selectivity
sɪ lɛkˈtɪv ɪ ti, ˌsi lɛk-se·lec·tiv·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. selectivity(noun)

    the property of being selective


  1. selectivity(Noun)

    A measure of how selective something is; discrimination

  2. selectivity(Noun)

    The ability of a radio receiver to separate a desired signal frequency from others.

Editors Contribution

  1. selectivity

    In radio reception, the ability of a radio receiver to clearly, effectively, separate received radio signals.

    Submitted by acronimous on October 9, 2018


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of selectivity in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of selectivity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of selectivity in a Sentence

  1. Anne Bayefsky:

    The trouble with so-called U.N. human rights experts is that their notorious selectivity makes it hard to take them seriously.

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