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gleaner


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gleaner  \Glean"er\,  n. 
  1.  One  who  gathers  after  reapers. 
 
  2.  One  who  gathers  slowly  with  labor.  --Locke. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gleaner 
  n  1:  someone  who  picks  up  grain  left  in  the  field  by  the 
  harvesters 
  2:  someone  who  gather  something  in  small  pieces  (e.g. 
  information)  slowly  and  carefully 




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