pick

  1. the person or thing chosen or selected
  2. the quantity of a crop that is harvested
  3. the best people or things in a group
  4. the yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving
  5. a small thin device (of metal or plastic or ivory) used to pluck a stringed instrument
  6. a heavy iron tool with a wooden handle and a curved head that is pointed on both ends
  7. a basketball maneuver; obstructing an......

    pick

    A single strand of WEFT or FILLING YARN carried across and interlaced through the strands of WARP YARN.

    pick

    [n] - a small thin device (of metal or plastic or ivory) used to pluck a stringed instrument 2. [n] - a thin sharp implement used for picking 3. [n] - a heavy iron tool with a wooden handle and a curved head that is pointed on both ends 4. [n] - a basketball maneuver 5. [v] - pilfer or rob 6. [v] - provoke 7. [v] - at...
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    Pick

    Single length of weft in a piece of woven material. Used as a measure of the fineness of a material so, for instance, calico of 64 picks would contain 64 weft threads to the inch.
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    Pick

    Usually a small piece of plastic, which is held usually within the thumb and index finger to strike a string or strings on the guitar to produce a sound.
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    Pick

    The quality of paper as it relates to the tendency of fibers or particles to be pulled away from the sheet surface when removed from tacky surfaces such as printing plates.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20829

    Pick

    Pick transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Picked ; present participle & verbal noun Picking .] [ Middle English picken , pikken , to prick, peck; akin to Icelandic pikka , Swedish picka , Danish ...
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    Pick

    Pick intransitive verb 1. To eat slowly, sparingly, or by morsels; to nibble. « Why stand'st thou picking ? Is thy palate sore?» Dryden. 2. To do anything nicely or carefully, or by attending to small things; to select something with care. 3. To st...
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    Pick

    Pick noun [ French pic a pickax, a pick. See Pick , and confer Pike .] 1. A sharp-pointed tool for picking; -- often used in composition; as, a tooth pick ; a pick lock. 2. (Mining & Mech.) A heavy iron tool, curved and sometimes pointed at bo...
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    pick

    1. To throw; to pitch. 'As high as I could pick my lance.' (Shak) ... 2. To peck at, as a bird with its beak; to strike at with anything pointed; to act upon with a pointed instrument; to pierce; to prick, as with a pin. ... 3. To separate or open by means of a sharp point or points; as, to pick matted wool, cotton, oakum, etc. ... 4. To open (a lo...
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    pick

    pickax noun a heavy iron tool with a wooden handle and a curved head that is pointed on both ends; `they used picks and sledges to break the rocks`
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    pick

    plectron noun a small thin device (of metal or plastic or ivory) used to pluck a stringed instrument
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    Pick

    • (v. i.) To eat slowly, sparingly, or by morsels; to nibble. • (v.) To remove something from with a pointed instrument, with the fingers, or with the teeth; as, to pick the teeth; to pick a bone; to pick a goose; to pick a pocket. • (v.) To separate or open by means of a sharp point or points; as, to pick matted wool, cotton, oakum,...
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    pick

    (from the article `hand tool`) ...deposit laid down as a floor under chalk beds. Excavation was probably by wooden shovel (a product of the polished ax and chisel) or possibly the ... ...them were open-faced, although in some cases tunnels were extended several hundred metres into cliffs to reach the best quality stone. For ... [2 re...
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    pick

    (from the article `filling`) In pile-fabric constructions, such as velvet or velveteen, extra sets of warps are used to form the pile. A single filling yarn is known as a pick, ...
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    Pick

    Pick is slang for a toothpick
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    Pick

    [hieroglyph] The ancient Egyptian Pick hieroglyph, Gardiner sign listed nos. U17, U18 is a portrayal of a `pick upon the side view of a block`; it is in the Gardiner subset for agriculture, crafts, and professions. In the Egyptian language, the pick hieroglyph is used as an ideogram or determinative for grg, the verb `to pick through`, or f...
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    Pick

    An offensive maneuver in which a stationary player attempts to block the path of a defender with his body.
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    Pick

    The act of blocking the path of a defender such that he/she cannot follow his/her check.
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    Pick

    Type: Term Pronunciation: pik Definitions: 1. Arnold, psychiatrist in Hapsburg Empire, 1851-1924. See: Pick atrophy, Pick bundle, Pick disease
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    Pick

    Type: Term Pronunciation: pik Definitions: 1. Friedel, German physician, 1867-1926. See: Pick bodies, under body, Pick disease, Pick syndrome
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    Pick

    Type: Term Pronunciation: pik Definitions: 1. Ludwig, German physician, 1868-1935. See: Pick cell, Niemann-Pick cell, Niemann-Pick disease
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    Pick

    To knock down only the front pin from a spare leave. (cherry, chop) Picket fence
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    Pick

    (Pick-ax, Pick-axe) A tool with a 36-inch handle and a head that has a point at one end and a chisel-like edge at the other. Used to loosen soil or rock.
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    Pick

    [TV channel] Pick is a British television channel, available via Freeview, Freesat, Sky and Virgin Media. ==Programming== The channel was originally launched in 2005 as Sky Three. It was essentially a `shop window` service for Sky`s main entertainment channel Sky1 and its other subscription services, which served to `offer digital terrestri...
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