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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • an amount of a product
  • the consequence of some effort or action; "he lived long enough to see the fruit of his policies"
  • the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
  • bear fruit; "the trees fruited early this year"
  • cause to bear fruit

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant ,
  • the consequence of some effort or action; "he lived long enough to see the fruit of his policies" ,
  • an amount of a product

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Fruit'


  • Fruit: For other uses, see Fruit (disambiguation). In botany, a fruit is a part of a flowering plant that derives from specific tissues
  • Fruit fly: Fruit fly may refer to several organisms: Tephritidae, a family of large, colorfully marked flies Bactrocera oleae or olive fruit fly, native to the Eastern
  • Fruit tree: For the box set album, see Fruit Tree (Nick Drake album). A fruit tree is a tree which bears fruit that is consumed or used by humans and some
  • Angolan epauletted fruit bat: The Angolan epauletted fruit bat (Epomophorus angolensis) is a species of megabat in the Pteropodidae family. It is found in Angola and Namibia. Its natural
  • Brooks's dyak fruit bat: The Brooks’s dyak fruit bat (Dyacopterus brooksi) is a species of megabat in the Pteropodidae family found in Sumatra. It was formerly included as a subspecies
  • Fruit salad: about a dessert made of fruit. For the brand of confectionery, see Fruit Salad (confectionery). Play media Fruit salad is a dish consisting
  • Lesser naked-backed fruit bat: The Lesser Naked-backed Fruit Bat (Dobsonia minor) is a species of megabat in the Pteropodidae family. It is found in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.
  • Javan tailless fruit bat: The Javan Tailless Fruit Bat (Megaerops kusnotoi) is a species of megabat in the Pteropodidae family. It is endemic to Indonesia. Chiroptera Specialist
  • Manado fruit bat: The Manado fruit bat (Rousettus bidens or Boneia bidens) is a species of megabat in the Pteropodidae family. It is endemic to Indonesia (Sulawesi, Boné)
  • Ansell's epauletted fruit bat: The Ansell's epauletted fruit bat (Epomophorus anselli) is a species of megabat in the Pteropodidae family. D.E. Wilson & D.M. Reeder, 2005: Mammal Species

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* Thought is the blossom language the bud action the fruit behind it. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

* Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

* The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet. - Aristotle


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