(?), a. 1. Pointed; sharp. "Picked and polished." Chapman.
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Let the stake be made picked at the top.
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2. (Zol.) Having a pike or spine on the back; -- said of certain fishes.
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3. Carefully selected; chosen; as, picked men.
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4. Fine; spruce; smart; precise; dianty. [Obs.] Shak.
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Picked dogfish. (Zol.) See under Dogfish. -- Picked out, ornamented or relieved with lines, or the like, of a different, usually a lighter, color; as, a carriage body dark green, picked out with red.
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