Definitions of pickup:
  • noun:   the act of taking aboard passengers or freight
  • noun:   the act or process of picking up or collecting from various places
    Example: "Garbage pickup is on Mondays and Thursdays"
  • noun:   a light truck with an open body and low sides and a tailboard
  • noun:   anything with restorative powers
    Example: "She needed the pickup that coffee always gave her"
  • noun:   the attribute of being capable of rapid acceleration
    Example: "His car has a lot of pickup"
  • noun:   a warrant to take someone into custody
    Example: "Put out a pickup on that man"
  • noun:   a casual acquaintance; often made in hope of sexual relationships
  • noun:   an electro-acoustic transducer that is the part of the arm of a record player that holds the needle and that is removable
  • noun:   mechanical device consisting of a light balanced arm that carries the cartridge
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #29827)

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