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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Picked \Pick"ed\, a. 1. Pointed; sharp. "Picked and polished." --Chapman. [1913 Webster] Let the stake be made picked at the top. --Mortimer. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zool.) Having a pike or spine on the back; -- said of certain fishes. [1913 Webster] 3. Carefully selected; chosen; as, picked men. [1913 Webster] 4. Fine; spruce; smart; precise; dianty. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster] Picked dogfish. (Zool.) See under Dogfish. Picked out, ornamented or relieved with lines, or the like, of a different, usually a lighter, color; as, a carriage body dark green, picked out with red. [1913 Webster]