from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun plural The first gathered fruits of a harvest, offered to God in gratitude.
  • noun plural The first results of an undertaking.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The first part of a harvest; sometimes made into an offering
  • noun The first profits from an undertaking


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