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English definition of “choice”

choice

noun [C] (PERSON/THING)    /tʃɔɪs/
B1 a person or thing that has been chosen or that can be chosen: Harvard was not his first choice. He wouldn't be my choice as a friend. This type of nursery care may well be the best choice for your child.Taking and choosing
(Definition of choice noun (PERSON/THING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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