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- n. Great fertility.
- n. Producing of a large number of literary or artistic works.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Prolificness.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Fruitfulness; great productiveness.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the property of producing abundantly and sustaining vigorous and luxuriant growth
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On the topic of things that are “steadily growing in prolificacy,” so do cockroaches.
Dej Productions, a direct-to-video outlet that’s steadily growing in prolificacy, brings you a story about a man and his bomb.
Burke was a letter-writing legend both for his passion and his prolificacy.
I used to have a book called Bob Dylan: In His Own Words (you could get others in the series for people like The Beatles etc.), and there was a funny quote in it, not from Dylan, but from someone else complaining about his prolificacy.
Yes, some famous writers wrote their best work when under the influence but they sacrificed their life expectancy for forced prolificacy.
I admire the steadfastness of Aung San Suu Kyi, the prolificacy of Stephen King, the single-mindedness of the Dalai Lama, the insight of Susan Sontag, the rakishness of Clive Owen.
That's a remarkable achievement, a prolificacy unimagined only two decades ago, and the only way to do it is to raise pigs in astonishing, unprecedented concentrations.
Has anyone in recent decades been able to review her work without mentioning prolificacy?
The choirmaster and I were just gushing over Mr. Bach yesterday - the incredible prolificacy of the man, and the amazing technical genius!
The Pen Men and their loyal readers are frustrated at the prolificacy of redundant, unoriginal thought on the Net.