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shortlist

noun [C] UK ( US short list)
 
 
/ˈʃɔːt.lɪst/ US  /ˈʃɔːrt-/
a list of people who have been judged the most suitable for a job or prize, made from a longer list of people originally considered, and from which one person will be chosen
最终候选名单,决选名单
We've drawn up (= decided) a shortlist for the job.
我们已经确定了该职位的最终候选名单。
She's on the shortlist for a teaching post.
她已经成为某教师岗位的最终候选人之一。
Recruiting staff, applying for and accepting jobsLists and cataloguesSchedules and agendas
shortlist
 
 
verb [T]
His latest novel has been shortlisted for the Booker prize.
他的最新小说已经被列在了布克奖的决选名单上。
Classifying and creating order
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