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English definition of “selector”

selector

noun [C] uk   /sɪˈlek.tər/ us    /-tɚ/
a device that allows you to choose something: a channel/gear/height selectorMachinery and machinesHousehold equipment and domestic chores UK a person who chooses a sports team: His performance persuaded the selectors that he should be included in the team.Taking and choosing
(Definition of selector from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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