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harvest home

  

      n  
1    the bringing in of the harvest  
2      (Chiefly Brit)   a harvest supper  
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harvest  
      n  
1    the gathering of a ripened crop  
2    the crop itself or the yield from it in a single growing season  
3    the season for gathering crops  
4    the product of an effort, action, etc.  
a harvest of love     
      vb  
5    to gather or reap (a ripened crop) from (the place where it has been growing)  
6    tr   to receive or reap (benefits, consequences, etc.)  
7    tr     (Chiefly U.S.)   to remove (an organ) from the body for transplantation  
     (Old English hærfest; related to Old Norse harfr harrow, Old High German herbist autumn, Latin carpere to pluck, Greek karpos fruit, Sanskrit krpana shears)  
  harvesting      n  
  harvestless      adj  


harvest home  
      n  
1    the bringing in of the harvest  
2      (Chiefly Brit)   a harvest supper  
harvest mite   , tick  
      n   the bright red parasitic larva of any of various free-living mites of the genus Trombicula and related genera, which causes intense itching of human skin  
harvest moon  
      n   the full moon occurring nearest to the autumnal equinox  
harvest mouse  
      n  
1    a very small reddish-brown Eurasian mouse, Micromys minutus, inhabiting cornfields, hedgerows, etc., and feeding on grain and seeds: family Muridae  
2    American harvest mouse. any small greyish mouse of the American genus Reithrodontomys: family Cricetidae  

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harvest

  

      n  
1    harvesting, harvest-time, ingathering, reaping  
2    crop, produce, yield  
3      (figurative)   consequence, effect, fruition, product, result, return  
      vb  
4    gather, mow, pick, pluck, reap  
5    accumulate, acquire, amass, collect, garner  

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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
n.
care home
exp.
Port Out Starboard Home
Folk etymology: rich ship passengers paid for cabins on the side most in shadow. Supposedly shortened to P.O.S.H on tickets. No evidence for this origin; the word comes from 19th century slang.
adj.
Chick for home decorating
exp.
home is the best place to be no matter where it is
n.
informal name given to footwear items like socks, home foot covers or plastic foot covers used for hygienical reasons
n.
a false acronym created "backwards", i.e. from a phrase deliberately invented to generate the acronym, e.g. posh "port out starboard home".
n.
stereotypical belief that disconsiders in terms of intellectual and physical qualities women who stay home to look after their children
adj.
forced by a medical condition to spend most of the time home
n.
parent whose children no longer live in the family home
adv.
George is home and dry! Le hardeux de boulevard Barcelone Toulouse Matabiau _in facts!
n.
care provided for old or sick people or children in a residential facility ("home")
n.
feeling of emptiness experienced by parents after the children leave their home
[Psych.]
exp.
the show is over, you can go home, the main purpose of your presence is gone
was used in Elvis concerts to prevent people from waiting an encore
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