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Pick

Slang; a stock or other security that an analyst recommends his or her clients buy. For example, an analyst who is bullish on tech stocks may choose Google and Facebook as his picks.
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Dad stepping through the door, pickax over his shoulder.
Clay turned himself into police after he swung a pickax at Trump's star at 3 a.m.
Officers learned that the two women, ages 45 and 47, were walking together on the sidewalk past Murphy's residence when he began to chase them with the hammer and pickax. As he swung the ax at the caller, he knocked her phone away from her, which caused the 911 call to be disconnected, police said.
Cortis's face and struck him with the pickax, police said.
We girls grab the combo (a large pickax) just the same, push the wheelbarrel around and take the stones over to the truck," said Galleguillos, who wears her long black hair in braids, three rings on her busy hands and droopy earrings that may or may not be up to safety code.
At the tool shed I grabbed two shovels and a pickax and went to the magnolia grove.
At the back of the gallery, which is L-shaped with a long corridor leading to a large hall-like space, a video showed the artist using a pickax to destroy a large ceramic tiger.
"You wanna see what a pickax murderer looks like," she says, "well, she ain't here."
Here a Peruvian family using the most rudimentary of tools, a pickax, begins work on the most basic of dreams, a home.
These mining behemoths have replaced the grizzled forty-niner's pickax and shovel with mega-tons of explosives, cyanide-laced ponds, and machines that can gnash a thousand pounds of earth in a single bite.
Now when Dopey wanted to buy a new pickax on credit, she'd authorize $100 for the pickax and appropriate $20 each year for five years to make the payments on it.
Knight, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Police Department, said police arrested a man they believe smashed the star with a pickax early Wednesday.