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chosen

  

      vb  
1       the past participle of       choose  
      adj  
2    selected or picked out, esp. for some special quality  


Chosen  
      n   the official name for Korea as a Japanese province (1910--45)  
chosen people  
      pl n   any of various peoples believing themselves to be chosen by God, esp. the Jews  
well-chosen  
      adj   well chosen when postpositive   carefully selected to produce a desired effect; apt  
a few well-chosen words may be more effective than a long speech     
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Chosen  
      n   the official name for Korea as a Japanese province (1910--45)  


chosen  
      vb  
1       the past participle of       choose  
      adj  
2    selected or picked out, esp. for some special quality  
chosen people  
      pl n   any of various peoples believing themselves to be chosen by God, esp. the Jews  
well-chosen  
      adj   well chosen when postpositive   carefully selected to produce a desired effect; apt  
a few well-chosen words may be more effective than a long speech     

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Korea  
      n   a former country in E Asia, now divided into two separate countries, North Korea and South Korea. Korea occupied the peninsula between the Sea of Japan and the Yellow Sea: an isolated vassal of Manchu China for three centuries until the opening of ports to Japanese trade in 1876; gained independence in 1895; annexed to Japan in 1910 and divided in 1945 into two occupation zones (Russian in the north, American in the south), which became North Korea and South Korea in 1948,   (Japanese name (1910--45))    Chosen             See       North Korea       South Korea  


chosen  
      vb  
1       the past participle of       choose  
      adj  
2    selected or picked out, esp. for some special quality  
Chosen         
      n   the official name for Korea as a Japanese province (1910--45)  
chosen people  
      pl n   any of various peoples believing themselves to be chosen by God, esp. the Jews  
well-chosen  
      adj   well chosen when postpositive   carefully selected to produce a desired effect; apt  
a few well-chosen words may be more effective than a long speech     

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n.
government by revocable delegates chosen and controlled by groups of 25 delegators. Revocable delegates designated the higher levels : basis delegate, council delegate, deputy-delegate, national delegate, international delegate, and world delegate.
n.
(#BD) In humanocracy, a revocable delegate member of a group of 25 delegators, chosen and controlled by them. 25 basis delegates can choose a council delegate.
Anarchists in Spain have chosen basis delegates in 1936. Similar delegates have been chosen during many struggles of the people : shop stewards in UK, revocable delegates in Italy during the 70th.
n.
(#CD) In humanocracy, a revocable delegate member of a group of 25 basis delegates, chosen and controlled by them. 25 council delegates can choose a deputy-delegate.
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