Pronunciation: (pik'ur), [key]
1. someone or something that picks.
2. a special tool or machine for picking fruit, vegetables, etc., from their plants.
3. a machine that picks fibers.
4. a person who gathers fruit, flowers, etc.
5. Slang.a player of a stringed instrument, esp. a banjo.
6. Metall.a pointed rod for removing a pattern from a half mold.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.