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  • adj. Producing fruit, or causing fruit to develop.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Productive of fruit, or causing fruit to be developed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, fruit-producing: applied in algology to a cell, or system of cells, which develops after fertilization into spores and a mature cystocarp.

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