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  1. pick up on(verb)

    To notice, observe, learn, or understand, especially something otherwise overlooked.

    spot, grasp

  2. pick up on(verb)

    To continue or build upon (for example, a task, analysis, or narrative), beginning from a point at which someone has previously stopped.


  3. pick up on(verb)


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  1. pickupon

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  1. David Meger:

    We have certainly seen physical demand pick up on dips over the last couple of weeks after gold's aggressive sell-off.

  2. Joel Salinas:

    I felt this subtle sensation in my chest and this rising kind of feeling in the shoulders. I recommended a CT scan just to be sure and it later showed she had a blood clot in her lungs, i wouldn’t have been able to pick up on that if it wasn’t for the mirror-touch.

  3. Bernie Sanders:

    This is always the difficulty you have, so if somebody in some city or some state says something that's dumb, we can be sure that the local media will pick up on it. But I think everybody understands that when you have over a million people involved in the political process, you know, people will say what they say.

  4. John Cohen:

    You have individuals who are inspired by the ideology but aren't directly connected to any specific group, they are very difficult for our traditional counterterrorism capabilities to pick up on.

  5. Nicholas Hoult:

    We spent a few days in a hotel room doing these...trust and acting exercises, it's weird, you don't often stare into people's eyes that long and when you do...you really quickly start to pick up on micro-expressions or whatever they give off and feelings perhaps and you just link up in a way.

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