Definition of Pick-off in English :

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1. pick-off

a baseball play in which a base runner is caught off base and tagged out

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(tr, adverb)
to aim at and shoot one by one

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to remove by picking or plucking
to hit with a carefully aimed shot
3.  US, Baseball
to throw out (a base runner taking a lead) by means of a throw from the pitcher or catcher before or after a pitch

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