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harvestman

[hahr-vist-muh n] /ˈhɑr vɪst mən/
noun, plural harvestmen.
1.
daddy-longlegs (def 1).
2.
a person engaged in harvesting.
Origin
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English. See harvest, man1
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British Dictionary definitions for harvestmen

harvestman

/ˈhɑːvɪstmən/
noun (pl) -men
1.
a person engaged in harvesting
2.
Also called (US and Canadian) daddy-longlegs. any arachnid of the order Opiliones (or Phalangida), having a small rounded body and very long thin legs
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