harvest

  • 1 Harvest — Har vest (h[aum]r v[e^]st), n. [OE. harvest, hervest, AS. h[ae]rfest autumn; akin to LG. harfst, D. herfst, OHG. herbist, G. herbst, and prob. to L. carpere to pluck, Gr. karpo s fruit. Cf. {Carpet}.] 1. The gathering of a crop of any kind; the… …

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  • 2 Harvest — (eng. Ernte) steht für: Harvest (Alabama), Ort in Alabama Harvest (Album), ein Musikalbum von Neil Young Harvest (Naglfar Album), ein Musikalbum von Naglfar Harvest Records, ein Plattenlabel Harvest (Film), ein Dokumentarfilm Siehe auch:… …

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  • 3 Harvest — Harvest, AL U.S. Census Designated Place in Alabama Population (2000): 3054 Housing Units (2000): 1146 Land area (2000): 12.423029 sq. miles (32.175497 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 12.423029… …

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  • 4 Harvest, AL — U.S. Census Designated Place in Alabama Population (2000): 3054 Housing Units (2000): 1146 Land area (2000): 12.423029 sq. miles (32.175497 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 12.423029 sq. miles (32 …

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  • 5 harvest — [n] crops; taking in of crops autumn, by product, consequence, cropping, effect, fall, fruitage, fruition, garnering, gathering, harvesting, harvest time, ingathering, intake, output, produce, reaping, repercussion, result, return, season,… …

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  • 6 harvest — ► NOUN 1) the process or period of gathering in crops. 2) the season s yield or crop. ► VERB ▪ gather as a harvest. DERIVATIVES harvestable adjective harvester noun. ORIGIN Old English, «autumn» …

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  • 7 harvest — [här′vist] n. [ME hervest < OE hærfest, akin to Ger herbst (OHG herbist) < IE * (s)kerp < base * (s)ker , to cut > SHEAR, SHORT, L caro, flesh, cernere & Gr krinein, to separate, karpos, fruit: basic sense “time of cutting”] 1. the… …

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  • 8 Harvest — Har vest, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Harvested}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Harvesting}.] To reap or gather, as any crop. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 harvest — index gain, glean, output, product, profit (noun), profit (verb), reap, result Burton s Legal Thesaurus …

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  • 10 harvest — UK US /ˈhɑːvɪst/ verb [T] ► INTERNET, MARKETING to collect information about people, products, companies, etc. from the internet using a search engine (= a program that searches for particular words in documents on websites): »In computer jargon …

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  • 11 harvest — vb *reap, glean, gather, garner Analogous words: collect, assemble (see GATHER): *accumulate, amass, hoard …

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  • 12 harvest — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ abundant (esp. AmE), bountiful, bumper, good, large, rich ▪ We ve had a bumper harvest of apples this year. ▪ …

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  • 13 harvest — 01. All the family and neighbors worked together to [harvest] the wheat at the end of the season. 02. Police believe that the value of the marijuana discovered in a Seattle basement would be worth almost a million dollars after being [harvested] …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 14 Harvest — For other uses, see Harvest (disambiguation). Harvesting agriculture in Volgograd Oblast, Russia Harvest is the process of gathering mature crops from the fields. Reaping is the cutting of grain or pulse fo …

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  • 15 harvest — har|vest1 [ˈha:vıst US ˈha:r ] n [: Old English; Origin: hArfest] 1.) [U and C] the time when crops are gathered from the fields, or the act of gathering them at harvest/at harvest time ▪ every year at harvest time wheat/rice/grape etc harvest ▪… …

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  • 16 harvest — {{11}}harvest (n.) O.E. hærfest autumn, period between August and November, from P.Gmc. *harbitas (Cf. O.S. hervist, O.Fris., Du. herfst, Ger. Herbst autumn, O.N. haust harvest ), from PIE *kerp to gather, pluck, harvest (Cf. Skt. krpana sword …

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  • 17 harvest — I UK [ˈhɑː(r)vɪst] / US [ˈhɑrvəst] noun Word forms harvest : singular harvest plural harvests * 1) [countable] the activity of collecting a crop the corn/potato/grape harvest a) [singular] the time when a crop is collected It was harvest time. a… …

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  • 18 harvest — [[t]hɑ͟ː(r)vɪst[/t]] harvests, harvesting, harvested 1) N SING: the N The harvest is the gathering of a crop. There was about 300 million tons of grain in the fields at the start of the harvest. 2) N COUNT A harvest is the crop that is gathered… …

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  • 19 Harvest — Cet article concerne une compagnie éditrice de logiciels. Pour l album de Neil Young, voir Harvest (album). Harvest Activité Éditeur de logiciel …

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  • 20 harvest — har|vest1 [ harvəst ] noun * 1. ) count the activity of collecting a crop: the corn/potato/grape harvest a ) singular the time when a crop is collected: It was harvest time. a field that had been plowed up after the harvest b ) count the amount… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English