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a. The process, time, or condition of bearing fruit.
b. A yield of fruit.
2. A result or an effect.


1. (Agriculture) the process, state, or season of producing fruit
2. fruit collectively


(ˈfru tɪdʒ)

1. the bearing of fruit.
2. fruits collectively.
3. a product or result.
[1570–80; < Middle French fruit(er) to bear fruit + -age -age]

Fruitage, Fruitery

 fruit collectively, 1610.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fruitage - the yield of fruit; "a tree highly recommended for its fruitage"
crop, harvest - the yield from plants in a single growing season


The produce harvested from the land:
References in classic literature ?
My sister pined for her Spanish home all these years of exile; she was always talking of Spain to the child, and tending and nourishing the love of Spain in the little thing's heart as a precious flower; and she died happy in the knowledge that the fruitage of her patriotic labors was as rich as even she could desire.
My young friend was willing, in short, that the fresh verdure of his growing reputation should spread over my straggling and half-naked boughs; even as I have sometimes thought of training a vine, with its broad leafiness, and purple fruitage, over the worm-eaten posts and rafters of the rustic summer house.
A man is a bundle of relations, a knot of roots, whose flower and fruitage is the world.
She is a divine dew which the soul, on certain of its summer mornings, feels dropping upon it from the amaranth bloom and golden fruitage of Paradise.
Adding natural juice of vegetables and fruitage to ruminant diets (b) nutrients utilization, microbial safety and immunity, effect of diets suplemented with lemon, onion and garlic juice fed to growing buffalo calves.
Galatians tells about the fruitage of the Spirit: kindness, peace, long-suffering, mildness.
In Emerson's (1983) words, "A man is a bundle of relations, a knot of roots, whose flower and fruitage is the world" ("History," p.
Hiwin chairman Eric Chuo noted that after a long time of conscientious devotion to developing industrial robots and related key parts as drivers and precision reduction gears, his company has enjoyed sweet fruitage of the efforts this year, with shipment of its Cartesian robots having showed stable growth month by month so far.
No amount of theological statement or devout worship can avail to take the place of ethical fruitage in social purity and victory over sin.
In ignorance leaving the fruitage of the earth in mystery to the immortal gods, they neither plow nor sow by hand, nor till the ground,.