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Cho·sen(chō′sĕn′) also Cho·sun (-sŭn′)
A name used for Korea since the second millennium bc.
Past participle of choose.
1. Selected from or preferred above others: the chosen few.
2. Having been selected by God; elect.
n. (used with a pl. verb)
The elect considered as a group. Often used with the.
the past participle of choose
selected or picked out, esp for some special quality
(Placename) the official name for Korea when it was a Japanese province (1910–45)
1. pp. of choose.adj.
2. selected from several; preferred: my chosen profession.
4. the chosen, elect (def. 9).
Japanese name of Korea.
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|Noun||1.||chosen - one who is the object of choice; who is given preference; "she was Mama's chosen"|
|2.||Chosen - the name for Korea as a Japanese province (1910-1945)|
|3.||chosen - an exclusive group of people; "one of the elect who have power inside the government"|
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