World English Dictionary
deselect (ˌdiːsɪˈlɛkt)
1.  (Brit) politics (of a constituency organization) to refuse to select (an existing MP) for re-election
2.  (US) to discharge (a trainee) during the period of training
3.  computing to cancel (a highlighted selection of data) on a computer screen
4.  computing to remove (the check mark) at an option in a dialogue box

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