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noun as in gathering

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In 2009, a Pakistani Christian woman got into a religious argument with some Muslim women with whom she was harvesting berries.

The firms will each offer $20,000 in coverage, enough for two harvesting rounds per employee.

Harvesting is continual and despite the cold local winters at headquarters, the food stays warm in the indoor fields.

Fisheries, already stressed by pollution and over-harvesting, will now confront warming and acidification.

Despite several potential-bride-harvesting trips to Japan, Nagasawa never cultivated a romance or married.

The greatest pains are taken in securing the crop and harvesting and handling the plants without injuring the leaves.

After harvesting, the plants cure rapidly and on account of their small size rarely sweat.

The plants should be kept clean of them and especially at the time of harvesting.

There, within easy reach of the rubber trees, they set up their camp and the actual work of harvesting the rubber crop begins.

In the intervals of planting and harvesting they were busy with the toils of adjusting the laws of a universe.


On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to harvesting, such as: accumulation, collecting, collection, harvest, and reaping.

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