selectee
noun Date: 1940 1. a person inducted into military service under selective service 2. a person who is chosen from a group by fitness or preference

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  • selectee — ☆ selectee [sə lek΄tē′ ] n. a person inducted into the armed forces under selective service …   English World dictionary

  • selectee — /si lek tee /, n. one selected by draft for service in one of the armed forces. [1935 40, Amer.; SELECT + EE] * * * …   Universalium

  • selectee — noun A person who is selected …   Wiktionary

  • selectee — se·lect·ee || sɪ‚lek tɪː n. one who is selected, one who is chosen; one who is drafted into the military, soldier who is chosen in a draft …   English contemporary dictionary

  • selectee — se·lect·ee …   English syllables

  • selectee — se•lect•ee [[t]sɪ lɛkˈti[/t]] n. mil a person selected by draft for service in the armed forces • Etymology: 1935–40, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • selectee — /səlɛkˈti/ (say suhlek tee) noun US someone selected by draft for military or naval service …   Australian English dictionary

  • selectee — n. US a conscript …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chief petty officer — A chief petty officer is a senior non commissioned officer in many navies and coast guards. Contents 1 Canada 2 United Kingdom 3 United States 3.1 Induction …   Wikipedia

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