Harvestmen
Harvestman Har"vest*man (-man), n.; pl. {Harvestmen} (-men). 1. A man engaged in harvesting. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. (Zo["o]l.) See {Daddy longlegs}, 1. [1913 Webster]


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