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shortlisting

Creating a short list of candidates who will be invited to a particular institution or enterprise for an interview.
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A BBC statement said: "We stand by the current voting process but have committed to take on board what has happened this year and we will review the shortlisting process for next year's show.
Chairman of the awards organisers, Bernice Saltzer, said: "Shortlisting the finalists is a way of enlarging the showcase of talent at work in then region.
ORGANISERS of a BBC children's book prize admitted they made a "mistake" by initially shortlisting a novel which contained swearing and violence.