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pre·se·lect

 (prē′sĭ-lĕkt′)
tr.v. pre·se·lect·ed, pre·se·lect·ing, pre·se·lects
To select beforehand, usually according to a specific criterion.

pre′se·lec′tion n.
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preselect

(ˌpriːsɪˈlɛkt)
vb (tr)
to select beforehand
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preselect


Past participle: preselected
Gerund: preselecting

Imperative
preselect
preselect
Present
I preselect
you preselect
he/she/it preselects
we preselect
you preselect
they preselect
Preterite
I preselected
you preselected
he/she/it preselected
we preselected
you preselected
they preselected
Present Continuous
I am preselecting
you are preselecting
he/she/it is preselecting
we are preselecting
you are preselecting
they are preselecting
Present Perfect
I have preselected
you have preselected
he/she/it has preselected
we have preselected
you have preselected
they have preselected
Past Continuous
I was preselecting
you were preselecting
he/she/it was preselecting
we were preselecting
you were preselecting
they were preselecting
Past Perfect
I had preselected
you had preselected
he/she/it had preselected
we had preselected
you had preselected
they had preselected
Future
I will preselect
you will preselect
he/she/it will preselect
we will preselect
you will preselect
they will preselect
Future Perfect
I will have preselected
you will have preselected
he/she/it will have preselected
we will have preselected
you will have preselected
they will have preselected
Future Continuous
I will be preselecting
you will be preselecting
he/she/it will be preselecting
we will be preselecting
you will be preselecting
they will be preselecting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been preselecting
you have been preselecting
he/she/it has been preselecting
we have been preselecting
you have been preselecting
they have been preselecting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been preselecting
you will have been preselecting
he/she/it will have been preselecting
we will have been preselecting
you will have been preselecting
they will have been preselecting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been preselecting
you had been preselecting
he/she/it had been preselecting
we had been preselecting
you had been preselecting
they had been preselecting
Conditional
I would preselect
you would preselect
he/she/it would preselect
we would preselect
you would preselect
they would preselect
Past Conditional
I would have preselected
you would have preselected
he/she/it would have preselected
we would have preselected
you would have preselected
they would have preselected
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Translations

preselect

vtvorher auswählen; gearvorwählen
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