Definitions

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  • adj. Not harvestable.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ harvestable

Examples

  • Aside from riparian areas and adjacent areas that could be reached by oxen, most forests had remained intact largely because they were unharvestable with the available technology.

    Biological diversity in Mesoamerica

  • He said if wind and rain hit the cotton when it's ready for harvest, it will knock the cotton to the ground, and make it unharvestable.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Our fall cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower - unharvestable, says Barber.

    NPR Topics: News

  • Second, he crafted so-called dwarf wheat varieties, which were smaller than the old shoulder-high varieties that bent in the wind and touched the ground thereby becoming unharvestable; the new waist or knee-high dwarfs stayed erect and held up huge loads of grain.

    Forbes.com: News

  • "There has been very little harvest progress in the last fortnight because of continual wet weather and I would suspect that a lot of that wheat would be unharvestable,"

    BusinessWeek.com -- Top News

  • Since corn has a narrow optimum plant population, unharvestable ears due to stalk and root lodging will have a large impact on yield.

    Homepage | INFORUM | Fargo, ND

  • An untreated silicon solar cell only absorbs 67.4 percent of sunlight shone upon it - meaning that nearly one-third of that sunlight is reflected away and thus unharvestable.

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