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1. Chosen; taken by preference from among two or more.
2. selected as the best
an elect circle of artists|elite colleges
3. elected but not yet installed in office
the president elect
4. an exclusive group of people
one of the elect who have power inside the government
5. One chosen or set apart.
6. select by a vote for an office or membership
We elected him chairman of the board
I elected to have my funds deposited automatically
8. To pick out; to select; to choose.