Some articles on selections, selection:

Greater Western Sydney Football Club - History - Formation - Player Recruitment
... The club was also allocated the ability to trade up to four selections in a "mini-draft" of players born between January and April 1994, that would otherwise not be eligible to be ... They also were given the first selection in each round of the 2011 AFL Draft as well as selections 2, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13 and 15 in the first round of the draft ... saw the Giants take part in nine trades, involving two selections in the mini-draft as well trading away players who had previously nominated for the draft in return for additional early draft selections in the 2011 ...
List Of Dallas Cowboys First-round Draft Picks
... in which the Cowboys participated was the 1961 NFL Annual Player Selection Meeting, more commonly known as the NFL Draft ... Teams have the option of trading away their selections to other teams for different selections, players, cash, or any combination thereof ... It is common, therefore, for the actual draft selection of a team to differ from their initial assigned draft selection or for a team to have either extra selections or no ...
List Of Portland Trail Blazers Accomplishments And Records - Individual Accomplishments - All-Stars and All-Star Weekend Participants
... All-Star Game selection Clyde Drexler, ten selections total, eight as a Trail Blazer (1986, 1988–1994) ... Sidney Wicks, four selections total, all as a Trail Blazer (1972–1975) ... Maurice Lucas, four selections total, three as a Trail Blazer (1977–1979) ...
Abzal Rakimgaliev - Programs
... The Addams Family 2010–2011 Beetlejuice Circus 2009–2010 Selections Irish dance 2008–2009 Carmina Burana Child in Paradise Nostradamus 2007–2008 Furia Selections 2006 ...
Cultivated Plant Taxonomy - Historical Development - 10,000 To 400 BCE – Plant Domestication
... In the Western world among the first cultigens would have been selections of the cereals wheat and barley that arose in the early settlements of the Fertile Crescent (the fertile river valleys of the Nile ... Food plant selections would also have been made in the ten or so other centres of settlement that occurred around the world at this time ... to local areas gave rise to landraces (selections that are highly adapted to local conditions) although these are now largely replaced by modern cultivars ...

Famous quotes containing the word selections:

    Artists, whatever their medium, make selections from the abounding materials of life, and organize these selections into works that are under the control of the artist.... In relation to the inclusiveness and literally endless intricacy of life, art is arbitrary, symbolic and abstracted. That is its value and the source of its own kind of order and coherence.
    Jane Jacobs (b. 1916)

    For character, to prepare for the inevitable I recommend selections from [Ralph Waldo] Emerson. His writings have done for me far more than all other reading.
    Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)

    Between ourselves and our real natures we interpose that wax figure of idealizations and selections which we call our character.
    Walter Lippmann (1889–1974)