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picking

[′pik·iŋ]
(computer science)
Identification of information displayed on a screen for subsequent computer processing, by pointing to it with a lightpen.
(graphic arts)
The lifting of the paper surface during printing.
(mining engineering)
Removal of waste material from an ore.
Extraction of the lightest-grade ore from a mine.
Emission of particles from the roof of a mine on the verge of collapse.
(textiles)
In yarn manufacture, the removal of extraneous matter from the face of woolen fabric.
In the weaving process, the movement of the shuttle along the warp of the fabric.

dabbing, daubing

Dressing a stone surface with a special pointed tool to produce a pitted appearance.
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A simple robotic picking strategy is a cart solution - either with "follow-me" or "lead-me" carts.
Second picking should be done after at least 20 days of first picking.
Picking should be started from bottom and conclude to the top of the plant with the help of cotton cloth.
Ideally, replenishment does not interfere with picking, such as a pick module where picking occurs on one side and replenishment on the other.
However many operations may also gain major benefits on the picking side as the functionality is ideal for picking multiple small item orders.
Running alongside the high bay warehouse Is the WMS that controls the manual low-bay warehouse, storing positions for man-to-goods order picking of fast-moving items, available across three shelf levels.
Instead of trying to forbid the picking, try to distract her from picking: when you see picking, give your daughter a toy, or suggest something else to do.
Cindy Pelletier, from Nashoba Valley Winery in Bolton, said "it's not necessarily early for apples because it all depends on how mature they are at a certain time." Apples have been ready for picking for some time now.
Besides transporting goods, the system is used for supply and despatch for "Goods to man" order picking. The EMS is guided to 384 order picking positions in 48 bays in which orders are picked directly onto automatically readied shipment pallets.
By elevating some or most of the processing, packing or picking operations, use of free cubic overhead space may allow the distribution operation to extend the number of years within the existing facility.
Now, the company is back in production (June 15) selling its first pick to local vendors, with SYSCO picking up second and third picks twice a week.
Players can win pounds 5 for picking and matching one number, and have odds of one in nine of winning.