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English noun: harvest

1. harvest (plant) the yield from plants in a single growing season


Broader (hypernym)output, yield

Narrower (hyponym)fruitage

2. harvest (phenomenon) the consequence of an effort or activity

SamplesThey gathered a harvest of examples.
A harvest of love.

Broader (hypernym)consequence, effect, event, issue, outcome, result, upshot

3. harvest (act) the gathering of a ripened crop

Synonymsharvest home, harvesting

Broader (hypernym)gather, gathering

Narrower (hyponym)haying

4. harvest (act) the season for gathering crops

Synonymsharvest time

Broader (hypernym)season, time of year

Part meronymagriculture, farming, husbandry

English verb: harvest

1. harvest (contact) gather, as of natural products

SamplesHarvest the grapes.

ExamplesThey harvest rye in the field

Synonymsglean, reap

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)collect, garner, gather, pull together

Narrower (hyponym)cut

2. harvest (change) remove from a culture or a living or dead body, as for the purposes of transplantation

SamplesThe Chinese are said to harvest organs from executed criminals.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)remove, take, take away, withdraw

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