harvest moon

noun
Updated on: 18 Nov 2017

Definition of harvest moon

: the full moon nearest the time of the September equinox

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First Known Use of harvest moon

1706


HARVEST MOON Defined for English Language Learners

harvest moon

noun

Definition of harvest moon for English Language Learners

  • : the full moon in autumn


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