1. One chosen or set apart.
  2. In Calvinist theology, one foreordained to Heaven. In other Christian theologies, someone chosen by God for salvation.


  1. To choose or make a decision (to do something)
  2. To choose (a candidate) in an election


  1. Who has been elected in a specified post, but has not yet entered office.
    He is the President-elect.
  2. Chosen; taken by preference from among two or more.

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