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pick·up

pickup

 
 
pronunciation:
pIk uhp [or] pIk uhp
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of taking something onto or into a vehicle.
definition 2: a small truck with a flat bed and low sides.
 
definition 3: ability to increase speed; acceleration.
definition 4: a device for receiving sound or electromagnetic waves.
definition 5: (informal) a casually made acquaintance, usu. with the intention of having sexual relations.
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