from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n.pl. Things that have been collected bit by bit: the gleanings of patient scholars.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Plural form of gleaning. (act of harvesting leftover crops)
- n. the crops leftover from farmers' fields after they have been commercially harvested, or on fields where it is not economically profitable to harvest
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