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"
the act of picking (crops or fruit or hops etc.)
A gathering to pick fruit.
We went to a strawberry picking last June.
Items remaining after others have selected the best; scraps, as of food.
Income or other gains, especially if obtained in a unscrupulous or objectionable manner.
the act of digging or breaking up, as with a pick
the act of choosing, plucking, or gathering
that which is, or may be, picked or gleaned
pilfering; also, that which is pilfered
the pulverized shells of oysters used in making walks
rough sorting of ore
done or made as with a pointed tool; as, a picking sound
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Rank popularity for the word 'picking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1936
The numerical value of picking in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of picking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
I think we're going to see a stagnant market over the next few days, with volatility picking up between now and next Friday, when the( monthly) jobs report comes out.
Right now, no one is fighting for their life, those who see themselves as more viable contenders can have some caution about picking a fight too early.
This idea of somehow without any real data picking high risk versus low risk -- I dont think thats really realistic.
It seems like that yesterday was such a collection of so much bad news, it shocked the market down. Today with fresh eyes people are picking out the names they think have dropped the most.
One of the reasons why that city, in South Bend, did well is because I was able to direct about $ 65 million there from Recovery Act. So I'm not picking on Pete Buttigieg, I'm just responding to Pete Buttigieg.
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