Pickup

Pickup or pick-up may refer to:

*Pickup (music), a device which detects vibrations from musical instruments
*Anacrusis or upbeat, also called pickup note(s)
*Pickup artist, a man who is skilled in meeting, attracting, and seducing women
*Pick-up (filmmaking), minor shots filmed after the primary filming of a movie to augment what has already been shot
*Pick-up (gaming), anything that you collect whilst playing a video game
*Pickup group or Pickup band, a musical ensemble brought together for only a few performances
*Pick-up line, intended to be short and easy method of engaging another person for sex or romance
*A colloquial term for acceleration, particularly of vehicles.
*Pickup truck or pick-up truck, a light truck with an open-top rear cargo area
*Pickup tube a type of cathode ray tube.
*Shih-Te, a Zen Chinese poet (literal translation: "Pick-Up" meaning "Foundling")
*A film directed by Lucia Sanchez
*Pick-up, a 1955 novel by Charles Willeford
*Pick-Up (1933 film)
*Pickup, a biscuit from Bahlsen
*A "pick-up game" is any game or sports competition involving players at hand rather than a pre-arranged meeting of established teams.


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  • pickup — [pik′up΄] n. 1. the act of picking up, as in fielding a rapidly rolling baseball 2. the process or power of increasing in speed; acceleration ☆ 3. a small, open truck with low sides, for hauling light loads: in full pickup truck 4. Informal a) a… …   English World dictionary

  • Pickup — Pick up, or Pick up Pick up , n. [Colloq., Cant, or Slang] 1. Act of picking up, as, in various games, the fielding or hitting of a ball just after it strikes the ground. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. That which picks up; specif.: (Elec.) same as… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pickup — ► NOUN 1) (also pickup truck) a small van or truck with low sides. 2) an act of picking up or collecting a person or goods. 3) an improvement. 4) a device on an electric guitar which converts sound vibrations into electrical signals for… …   English terms dictionary

  • Pickup-56 — was released on 10 May 2006 and is an album by Swedish dansband Lasse StefanzTrack listing#När countryn kom till Skåne #Bring it on Home to Me #Mot en horisont #När inte himlen är så blå #Pauline #Har du glömt #Kärleken är blind #En timme försent …   Wikipedia

  • Pickup — Pickup. См. Налипание. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • pickup — (n.) also pick up, small truck used for light loads, 1932, from PICK (Cf. pick) (v.) + UP (Cf. up), the notion probably being for use to pick up (feed, lumber, etc.) and deliver it where it was needed. As an adjective meaning temporary, ad hoc… …   Etymology dictionary

  • pickup — |picâp| s. f. 1.  [Automobilismo] Veículo automóvel, de passageiros e de carga, com traseira aberta, mais pequeno do que um camião. • s. m. 2. Leitor elétrico de discos de fonógrafo que serve para transformar as vibrações acústicas gravadas em… …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • PickUp — Fiat Strada ist einer der günstigsten aktuellen Pickup Modelle Dodge Ram Pickup, einer der am stärksten motorisierten Pritschen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pickup — Die Ford F Serie ist der meistverkaufte Pickup in Amerika. Ein Pickup (aus dem englisch pick up ‚aufnehmen‘, ‚mitnehmen‘) ist ein Pkw oder Geländewagen mit ebener, offener Ladefläche (Pritsche). Der Pickup ist damit eine Spezialform des …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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