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choose among (people or things)

To select from a group of options. The supervisor will choose among these candidates for someone to fill the position.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

choose among someone or something

to make a choice of a person or thing from a variety of possibilities. We will choose among the names on the list you gave us. I need to choose among the car models available.
See also: among, choose
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Huckelbury: During our 12 months of due diligence prior to starting CERES, we found that the typical nursing home belongs to three GPOs, and the facility routinely picks and chooses among the GPOs' product offerings in a very laborious, manual fashion.