pickedPronunciation: (pikt), [key]
specially chosen or selected, usually for special skill: a crew of picked men.
cleared or cleaned by or as if by picking: picked fruit.
pick•edPronunciation: (pik'id, pikt), [key]
—adj. Chiefly Dial.
having or coming to a sharp point; peaked; pointed.
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