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pick-off

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  1. pick-offnoun

    a baseball play in which a base runner is caught off base and tagged out

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  1. pick-off

    Pick-off generally refers to a defensive play in sports, particularly in baseball or softball, where a player who is already in possession of the ball attempts to put out an offensive player who has strayed off from his base. This term can also refer to any action of intercepting or stealing something.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pick-off in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pick-off in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of pick-off in a Sentence

  1. Stephanie Drumheller:

    Allosaurus might not have been as big as T. rex, but it was no slouch as an apex predator, it was able to hyper-extend its jaw for a super-wide gape. It was a hatchet feeder like a hawk, meaning it would chop into prey with its head. It had long arms with grasping claws and a strong bite force. Track sites suggest it might have been a long-distance hunter that would follow herds for miles to pick off prey.

  2. Donald Trump:

    Now they're trying to pick off those delegates one by one, that's not the way democracy is supposed to work. They offer them trips, they offer them all sorts of things and you're allowed to do that. You can buy all these votes.

  3. Rory McIlroy:

    It's about staying patient, there's a lot of pars on my card, but I was able to pick off a couple of birdies and a nice eagle on 16, so pleased with the start.

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