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Overview of noun pickup

The noun pickup has 9 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (2) pickup, pickup truck

(a light truck with an open body and low sides and a tailboard)

2. (1) pickup

(a warrant to take someone into custody; "put out a pickup on that man")

3. (1) pickup, pick-me-up

(anything with restorative powers; "she needed the pickup that coffee always gave her")

4. pickup

(a casual acquaintance; often made in hope of sexual relationships)

5. pickup, getaway

(the attribute of being capable of rapid acceleration; "his car has a lot of pickup")

6. tone arm, pickup, pickup arm

(mechanical device consisting of a light balanced arm that carries the cartridge)

7. cartridge, pickup

(an electro-acoustic transducer that is the part of the arm of a record player that holds the needle and that is removable)

8. pickup

(the act or process of picking up or collecting from various places; "garbage pickup is on Mondays and Thursdays")

9. pickup

(the act of taking aboard passengers or freight)

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