Adverse Selection

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Adverse Selection: An employer’s selection practices or policies that result in discriminatory or unfavorable treatment toward an individual or individuals who are members of a protected group.

Other Words for Selection

Selection Verb Synonyms: choice, pick, preference, option
Selection Noun Synonyms: extract, quotation, excerpt, abstract, passage, piece, quote
Selection Adjective Synonyms: assortment, variety, collection, range, batch, number, set, series, group
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Selection

Science / Genetics / Selection: The process of determining the relative share allotted individuals of different genotypes in the propagation of a population: the selective effect of a gene can be defined by the probability that carr MORE

Selection De Grains Nobles

Life Style / Wine / Selection De Grains Nobles: A sweet botrytized wine made in the French region of Alsace MORE

Security Selection Decision

Business / Finance / Security Selection Decision: Choosing the particular stocks or bonds or other investment instruments to include in a portfolio. MORE

No-Observed-Adverse-Effect Level (NOAEL)

Health / Disease / No-Observed-Adverse-Effect Level (NOAEL): The highest tested dose of a substance that has been reported to have no harmful (adverse) health effects on people or animals. MORE

No Observable Adverse Effect Level (NOAEL)

Business / Agriculture / No Observable Adverse Effect Level (NOAEL): From long-term toxicological studies of agricultural chemical active ingredients, levels which indicate a safe, lifetime exposure level. Used in setting pesticide residue tolerances. MORE

Selection Pressure

Science / Marine Biology / Selection Pressure: A measure of the effectiveness of natural selection in altering the genetic composition of a population. See also natural selection. MORE

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