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Definition of Plucked

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Plucked Plucked, a. Having courage and spirit. [R.]
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Lyrie Ly"rie (l[imac]"r[i^]), n. [Icel. hl[=y]ri a sort of fish.] (Zo["o]l.) A European fish (Peristethus cataphractum), having the body covered with bony plates, and having three spines projecting in front of the nose; -- called also noble, pluck, pogge, sea poacher, and armed bullhead.
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Pluck Pluck, n. 1. The act of plucking; a pull; a twitch. 2. [Prob. so called as being plucked out after the animal is killed; or cf. Gael. & Ir. pluc a lump, a knot, a bunch.] The heart, liver, and lights of an animal. 3. Spirit; courage; indomitable resolution; fortitude. Decay of English spirit, decay of manly pluck. --Thackeray. 4. The act of plucking, or the state of being plucked, at college. See Pluck, v. t., 4. 5. (Zo["o]l.) The lyrie. [Prov. Eng.]

Meaning of Plucked from wikipedia

- Plucked string instruments are a subcategory of string instruments that are pla**** by plucking the strings. Plucking is a way of pulling and releasing...
- prey to dismember their prey Plucking (glaciation), a process related to glaciers Plucking, the action of playing a plucked string instrument Pizzicato...
- under the titles A Curious Way to Love, Death Laid an Egg, Death Trap and Plucked. It was re-released in France as Le Sadique de la chambre 24 (transl. The...
- Plucking or tweezing can mean the process of removing human hair, animal hair or a bird's feathers by mechanically pulling the item from the owner's body...
- exhibiting the disorder. The areas of the body that are mainly pecked or plucked are the more accessible regions such as the neck, chest, flank, inner thigh...
- In geometry, Plücker coordinates, introduced by Julius Plücker in the 19th century, are a way to ****ign six homogeneous coordinates to each line in projective...
- quills (now plastic plectra) to pluck the strings. Instruments normally pla**** by bowing (see below) may also be plucked, a technique referred to by the...
- Plucker is an offline Web and free e-book reader for Palm OS based handheld devices, Windows Mobile (Pocket PC) devices, and other PDAs. Plucker contains...
- Julius Plücker, German mathematician and physicist 29643 Plücker, main-belt asteroid Plücker Line Plücker matrix...
- have been "plucked" and transported. These entrained rock fragments can also cause ab****n along the subsequent bedrock and walls. Plucking also leads...
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