from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A list of preferable items or candidates that have been selected for final consideration, as in making an award or filling a position.
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- v. To place something on a short list
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- v. put someone or something on a short list
- n. a list of applicants winnowed from a longer list who have been deemed suitable and from which the successful person will be chosen
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