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pickup

(pik′ŭp″)
A colloquial term for forceps.
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Pick-ups are cool too, as my daughters tell me, and certainly I liked the look of the Blade.
Pick-ups are bought by those who can take advantage of their business-orientated tax advantages, whilst also putting them to everyday on-road use, such as the school run or shopping.
The big thing for me is that D-Max range of pick-ups are tough because they are made by a company who only make pick-ups and not cars.
Where earlier a buyer would still have opted for a SUV because of the many interior features and other bells-and-whistles, the current crop of lifestyle pick-ups have completely bridged that gap," said Rajesh Krishnan, general manager for sales and marketing at Liberty Automobiles, which is all set to welcome the brand new Chevrolet Silverado over the coming days.
And the company is back in the UK spotlight with a bang, having launched the D-Max range of pick-ups to great acclaim.
It just goes to prove that when we see massive pick-ups thundering past with wild and worrying names such as Barbarian, Ram and Animal, Britain was doing very smart and stylish pick-ups like the Vanguard years ago and the market loved them.
Fairfax County, VA: Free curbside pick-ups run the first two weeks of January for trees smaller than eight feet.
The company incurred an expenditure of more than Rs 200 crore in upgrading the Scorpio to suit the US customer taste and also on the development of the two- and four-door pick-up trucks, it was mentioned.
Times advertisers also use the AdDesk Web site themselves for submitting ads, viewing proofs, and requesting pick-ups.
Ford has developed its Ranger pick-up in partnership with Mazda, and is displaying models from the new range on its stand at this year's show.
Those who make the switch from, say, a Vauxhall Vectra to a Nissan 4x4 doublecab pick-up, such as the one above, could see their taxable benefit reduced to less than pounds 17 a month, while employers will save on National Insurance Contributions.
Draft horse-powered organic farm, Mars Hill and Weaverville pick-ups.