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Nov
27
2014

harvest

har vihst

noun
definition 1:  the gathering of ripe crops, the crops or the amount so gathered, or the season in which they are gathered.
example:  Even small children helped out with the harvest of the crops.
example:  It was a small harvest that year.
example:  We met at harvest five years ago.

definition 2:  the product of an action, process, or event.
example:  The movement yielded a harvest of new ideas.

transitive verb
definition:  to gather (ripe crops); pick or reap.
example:  Farmers will harvest their corn soon.

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