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pick

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as in to harvest
to catch or collect (a crop or natural resource) for human use pick peas and beans from the garden for dinner

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as in to nibble
to eat reluctantly and in small bites still suffering from the shock of his wife's death, he could do no more than pick halfheartedly at his food

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“Pick.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pick. Accessed 7 Feb. 2023.

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