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fruit
British English: /fruːt/
American English: /frut/

Translation of fruit in German:

noun

  • 1
    Frucht Fem.
    (collectively) Obst Neutr.
    Früchte
    fruits of the earth
    Früchte des Feldes
    bear fruit (literal or figurative)
  • 2 (Botany) (seed with envelope)
    Frucht Fem.
  • 3 [figurative] (product of action)
    Frucht Fem. [formal]
    Früchte [formal]
    fruits (revenues produced)
    Früchte [formal]
    this book is the fruit of long study
    dieses Buch ist die Frucht langjähriger Arbeit [formal]

intransitive verb

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