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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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(Telecommunications) a telephonic system by which a call is automatically routed to a free line
occurring before a selection
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