pickin


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pickin

(ˈpɪkɪn)
n
W African a small child
[from Portuguese pequeno; see piccaninny]
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Well, my idea is this: we'll rustle around and gather up whatever pickins we've overlooked in the state- rooms, and shove for shore and hide the truck.
Thank you so much for pickin up on what we send out.
Although staggering in and of itself, the pile of ducks on the ground looks like someone is going to have to do some fast pickin and guttin before the next day's hunt.
Steve Johnson is the manager, assisted by Benji Pickin, all overseen by Dan Cook.
According to Dr Chrissie Pickin, executive director of health and wellbeing at Public Health Wales, reducing the number of harmful experiences suffered by children in Wales would be a key driver to creating healthier and happier future generations.
Critical enterprise solutions, such as those used by data centres for example, remain revered by IT teams and some businesses need flexible support models that can maintain their essential infrastructure while adopting cloud solutions," commented Mark Pickin, Ultima's maintenance services business manager.
On the commercial scene, Wirral's Lingmere Costcutter Open saw Les Pickin, from Connahs Quay, take the honours with a 78.
com)-- Local Nashville Artists; Dawn & Nash formerly known as Tawny River, Daphne & the Mystery Machines and Adam Burrows have come together in alliance with Kimbro's Pickin Parlor, Give a Little Nashville and Music City Roots to host an evening of music and charity for the Room in the Inn and Nashville's homeless community.
Matthew Pickin, Counterparty Risk Analyst at Infospectrum, told Gulf News by email the revision of the BMP4 is expected to have a "positive effect on the costs for some of the large operators.
Byline: TOM DAVIDSON AND JESSICA PICKIN newsdesk@walesonline.
Head Alison Pickin said: "We had a couple of technical issues with Skype, so Tanni kindly said she would come when she was next near Birmingham.
We ll if you appreciate a good sick day, then you will appreciate a good twanging country tune full of honesty, fiddle, guitar, mandolin, banjo pickin .