Definition of fructuous in English:

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fructuous

Pronunciation: /ˈfrək(t)SHəwəs/

adjective

formal
Full of or producing a great deal of fruit.
Example sentences
  • An exhibition was installed in the coffee and lunch room and allow fructuous informal discussions among the participants.
  • This workshop aims to orchestrate a fructuous exchange of ideas, research and practices on socio-constructivist education scenarios using Internet between participants.
  • We hope that this kind of brain storming meeting will, at short term, lead to fructuous collaborations and contribute to a rapid development of Regenerative Medicine.

Origin

Late Middle English: from Latin fructuosus, from fructus 'fruit'.

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Syllabification: fruc·tu·ous

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