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- adv. In a selective manner, only affecting or applying to some selected cases.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- By means of selected specimens; by selection.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. by selection; in a selective manner
selective + -ly (Wiktionary)