[ breyn-pik-ing ]
/ ˈbreɪnˌpɪk ɪŋ /
the act of obtaining information or ideas by questioning another person.
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- brain wave,
- brain's reflex,
- brain-fever bird,
Origin of brain-picking
1950–55; from the verb phrase pick someone's brains; see -ing1
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