Cite
 

Dictionary


se•lec•tiv•i•ty



Pronunciation: (si-lek-tiv'i-tē, sē"lek-), [key]
n.
1. the state or quality of being selective.
2. Elect.the property of a circuit, instrument, or the like, by virtue of which it can distinguish oscillations of a particular frequency.
3. Radio.the ability of a receiving set to receive any one of a band of frequencies or waves to the exclusion of others.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

selective transmissionselectman
See also:

 

Related Content