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using System.Collections.Generic;
using GeneticSharp.Domain.Chromosomes;
using GeneticSharp.Domain.Populations;
namespace GeneticSharp.Domain.Selections
/// <summary>
/// Defines a interface for selection.
/// Selection is the stage of a genetic algorithm in which individual genomes are chosen from a population for later breeding (recombination or crossover).
/// <see href="">Wikipedia</see>
/// <see href="">A Review of Selection Methods in Genetic Algorithm</see>
/// </summary>
public interface ISelection
/// <summary>
/// Selects the number of chromosomes from the generation specified.
/// </summary>
/// <returns>The selected chromosomes.</returns>
/// <param name="number">The number of chromosomes to select.</param>
/// <param name="generation">The generation where the selection will be made.</param>
IList<IChromosome> SelectChromosomes(int number, Generation generation);