Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Agent noun of pick; one who picks.
  • n. Any user interface control that selects something.
  • n. A machine for picking fibrous materials to pieces so as to loosen and separate the fibre.
  • n. The piece in a loom that strikes the end of the shuttle and impels it through the warp.
  • n. A priming wire for cleaning the vent, in ordnance.
  • n. A fragment of gold smaller than a nugget but large enough to be picked up.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, picks, in any sense, -- as, one who uses a pick; one who gathers; a thief; a pick; a pickax.
  • n. A machine for picking fibrous materials to pieces so as to loosen and separate the fiber.
  • n. The piece in a loom which strikes the end of the shuttle, and impels it through the warp.
  • n. A priming wire for cleaning the vent.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who picks, culls, collects, or gathers: as, a rag-picker; a hop-picker.
  • n. The workman who removes defects from and finishes electrotype plates.
  • n. A tool or apparatus used in different manufacturing processes involving picking of some sort.
  • n. One who or that which steals; a pilferer.
  • n. A young cod, Gadus morrhua, too small to swallow bait.
  • n.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who gathers crops or fruits etc.
  • n. a person who chooses or selects out

Etymologies

pick +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

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