harvester harvester  /ˈhɑr və stər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who helps to gather the harvest
  2. (n) farm machine that gathers a food crop from the fields

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Similarly, an asparagus harvester is electronically activated only by stalks of the proper shape and size.

News

  1. King's Bay cleaning set to resume

    Plans to clean King's Bay in Citrus County could finally resume. Plans to use harvesters in the bay
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Bay News 9 Tampa Bay

  2. Harvester releases second gluten-free IPA

    Harvester's second gluten-free IPA uses buckwheat insyead of roasted chestnuts --- and a lot of hops...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: The Oregonian

  3. IH featured at Early Day show

    SANDWICH — International Harvester tractors and equipment will be the featured brand at the 42nd annual Sandwich Early Day Engine and Tractor Club Show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 29 and Sunday, June 30.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Valley Free Press

Quotes

  1. "The role of the pigments is to act as an antenna to capture the light. and then transfer the energy down the length of the virus, like a wire. The virus is a very efficient harvester of light, with these porphyrins attached," says Angela...
    on Apr 13, 2010 By: Angela Belcher Source: ASEAN Automotive News

  2. "Mr Syarhei, enough leading ministers into beaten tracks! We should go to other places, where we are needed and should trade - a dozen of tractors, one combine harvester, a spoonful of sugar if we have to," Lukashenka told vice premier Syarhei...
    on Jun 1, 2009 By: Alexander Lukashenko Source: Charter 97

  3. Speaking last year to the Daily Mirror about his early days in the show, Hornby said: "It really was about farming then - I'd milk the cows, drive the combine harvester, plough fields. On my first day on location, we had to deliver a calf. I wish...
    on Dec 5, 2008 By: Clive Hornby Source: BBC News

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