Meaning of “picking” in the English Dictionary

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"picking" in Business English

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pickingnoun [ U ]

uk us informal

COMMERCE →  order picking

easy/rich pickings /ˈpɪkɪŋz/

a large range of good things to choose from:

Investors have found rich pickings in the property market in recent years.
slim/lean/meagre pickings

a lack of good things to choose from:

Even money-market funds offer slim pickings these days.

(Definition of “picking” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)