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 for Harvest
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Harvest \Har"vest\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Harvested; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Harvesting.]
     To reap or gather, as any crop.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  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 ingathering of
        the crops; also, the season of gathering grain and fruits,
        late summer or early autumn.
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              Seedtime and harvest . . . shall not cease. --Gen.
                                                    viii. 22.
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              At harvest, when corn is ripe.        --Tyndale.
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     2. That which is reaped or ready to be reaped or gathered; a
        crop, as of grain (wheat, maize, etc.), or fruit.
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              Put ye in the sickle, for the harvest is ripe.
                                                    --Joel iii.
                                                    13.
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              To glean the broken ears after the man
              That the main harvest reaps.          --Shak.
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     3. The product or result of any exertion or labor; gain;
        reward.
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              The pope's principal harvest was in the jubilee.
                                                    --Fuller.
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              The harvest of a quiet eye.           --Wordsworth.
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     Harvest fish (Zool.), a marine fish of the Southern United
        States ({Stromateus alepidotus); -- called whiting in
        Virginia. Also applied to the dollar fish.
  
     Harvest fly (Zool.), an hemipterous insect of the genus
        Cicada, often called locust. See Cicada.
  
     Harvest lord, the head reaper at a harvest. [Obs.]
        --Tusser.
  
     Harvest mite (Zool.), a minute European mite ({Leptus
        autumnalis), of a bright crimson color, which is
        troublesome by penetrating the skin of man and domestic
        animals; -- called also harvest louse, and harvest
        bug.
  
     Harvest moon, the moon near the full at the time of harvest
        in England, or about the autumnal equinox, when, by reason
        of the small angle that is made by the moon's orbit with
        the horizon, it rises nearly at the same hour for several
        days.
  
     Harvest mouse (Zool.), a very small European field mouse
        ({Mus minutus). It builds a globular nest on the stems of
        wheat and other plants.
  
     Harvest queen, an image representing Ceres, formerly
        carried about on the last day of harvest. --Milton.
  
     Harvest spider. (Zool.) See Daddy longlegs.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  harvest
      n 1: the yield from plants in a single growing season [syn:
           crop, harvest]
      2: the consequence of an effort or activity; "they gathered a
         harvest of examples"; "a harvest of love"
      3: the gathering of a ripened crop [syn: harvest,
         harvesting, harvest home]
      4: the season for gathering crops [syn: harvest, harvest
         time]
      v 1: gather, as of natural products; "harvest the grapes" [syn:
           reap, harvest, glean]
      2: remove from a culture or a living or dead body, as for the
         purposes of transplantation; "The Chinese are said to harvest
         organs from executed criminals"

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  127 Moby Thesaurus words for "harvest":
     accumulate, acquire, aftermath, amass, assemble, autumn, bag,
     be seized of, bearing, bin, bring in, bumper crop, by-product,
     cache, capture, carve, catch, chisel, collect, come by,
     come in for, come into, consequence, consequent, contract, convert,
     corollary, corral, crop, crop herbs, cropping, cultivate, cut,
     cutting, derivation, derivative, derive, development, dig,
     distillate, drag down, draw, earn, effect, enter into possession,
     event, eventuality, eventuation, extract, fall, fruit, gain,
     garner, garnering, gather, gather in, gathering, get, glean,
     gleaning, grabble, grow, harvest home, harvest time, harvesting,
     hay, hide, hoard, ingathering, issue, legacy, logical outcome,
     machine, make, mill, mine, mow, net, nut, nutting, obtain,
     offshoot, offspring, outcome, outgrowth, output, pick, pluck,
     precipitate, proceeds, process, procure, produce, product,
     production, pull down, pump, raise, reap, reap and carry, reaping,
     rear, receive, refine, result, resultant, sack, score, second crop,
     secure, sequel, sequela, sequence, sequent, smelt, squirrel, stash,
     store up, storing, stow away, take, take in, throughput, upshot,
     vintage, win, yield
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  Harvest
  
      A highly scalable, customisable system for
     discovering resources on the Internet.
  
     Version: 1.3.
  
     http://tardis.ed.ac.uk/harvest/)">(http://tardis.ed.ac.uk/harvest/).
  
     (1999-01-16)
  

From Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary :

  Harvest
     the season for gathering grain or fruit. On the 16th day of Abib
     (or April) a handful of ripe ears of corn was offered as a
     first-fruit before the Lord, and immediately after this the
     harvest commenced (Lev. 23:9-14; 2 Sam. 21:9, 10; Ruth 2:23). It
     began with the feast of Passover and ended with Pentecost, thus
     lasting for seven weeks (Ex. 23:16). The harvest was a season of
     joy (Ps. 126:1-6; Isa. 9:3). This word is used figuratively
     Matt. 9:37; 13:30; Luke 10:2; John 4:35. (See AGRICULTURE.)
     

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  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 (32.175497 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            33472
     Located within:       Alabama (AL), FIPS 01
     Location:             34.852827 N, 86.748047 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     35749
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Harvest, AL
      Harvest
  

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