Picking

Printers nightmare that occurs as the surface of a sheet lifts off during printing. Generally a paper manufactures quality control problem.
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picking

[n] - the quantity of a crop that is harvested 2. [n] - the act of picking (crops or fruit or hops etc.)
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Picking

A problem generally resulting from using an ink that's too tacky for the paper it's printed on. The ink actually pulls tiny pieces of the paper off the surface of the sheet. Two types of picking are fiber bundles and coating picking. Fiber bundles are caused by weak fiber bond, and coating picking occurs when the adhesive properties of coating bind
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Picking

Pick'ing noun 1. The act of digging or breaking up, as with a pick. 2. The act of choosing, plucking, or gathering. 3. That which is, or may be, picked or gleaned. 4. Pilfering; also, that which is pilfered. 5. plural The pulverized shells of oysters
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Picking

Pick'ing adjective 1. Done or made as with a pointed tool; as, a picking sound. 2. Nice; careful. [ Obsolete] « was too warm on picking work to dwell.» Dryden. Picking peg . (Weaving) See Picker , no
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picking

1. The act of digging or breaking up, as with a pick. ... 2. The act of choosing, plucking, or gathering. ... 3. That which is, or may be, picked or gleaned. ... 4. Pilfering; also, that which is pilfered. ... 5. The pulverized shells of oysters used in making walks. ... 6. <chemical> Rough sorting of ore. ... 7. Overburned bricks. ... Source
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picking

noun the act of picking (crops or fruit or hops etc.)
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picking

pick noun the quantity of a crop that is harvested; `he sent the first picking of berries to the market`; `it was the biggest peach pick in years`
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Picking

• (n.) The act of digging or breaking up, as with a pick. • (n.) That which is, or may be, picked or gleaned. • (n.) Pilfering; also, that which is pilfered. • (n.) Rough sorting of ore. • (n.) The act of choosing, plucking, or gathering. • (a.) Nice; careful. • (n.) Overburned bricks. • (p. pr. & vb. n.) of
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picking

(from the article `textile`) ...formed, into two sheets. The process is called shedding and the space between the sheets the shed (Figure 4A). A pick of weft is then laid between ...
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Picking

The USS Picking was an American Improved Fletcher Class destroyer of 2050 tons displacement launched in 1943. The USS Picking was powered by four Babcock and Wilcox boilers providing a top speed of 36 knots. She carried a complement of 353 and was armed with five 5 inch guns; ten 40 mm anti-aircraft guns; eight 20 mm anti-aircraft guns and ten 21 i
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picking

  1. the quantity of a crop that is harvested
  2. select carefully from a group
  3. look for and gather
  4. harass with constant criticism
  5. provoke
  6. remove in small bits
  7. remove unwanted substances from, such as feathers or pits, as of chickens or fruit
  8. pilfer or rob
  9. pay for something
  10. pull lightly but sharply with a plucking motion,
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    Picking

    The act of selecting and accumulating items that have been ordered, usually done under a well defined process that takes into account historical order patterns for all items eligible to be ordered.
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    PICKING

    The rupture of the surface of paper during manufacture or printing, which occurs when an external tensile force applied to the surface (eg from an ink which is too tacky) is greater than the cohesion of the paper.
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    Picking

    Undesirable phenomenon of bits of fiber or coating coming loose from paper during printing.
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    Picking

    Plucking or producing a sound on the guitar in general, either with the fingers or a flatpick. Sometimes refers to playing a single-note melody line.
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    Picking

    The art of eating a steamed hard crab by picking out the meat.
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    Picking

    (1) When the tack of ink is stronger than the surface strength of the paper, some lifting of the paper surface occurs; this is referred to as picking.
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    Picking

    (2) An occurrence in printing whereby the tack of ink pulls fibers or coating off the paper surface, leaving spots on the printed surface.
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