fructuary

1 of 2

noun

fruc·​tu·​ary
ˈfrəkchəˌwerē,
-ksh-
plural -es

fructuary

2 of 2

adjective

"
: of or relating to a usufruct
used of a stipulation in Roman and civil law

Word History

Etymology

Noun

Late Latin fructuarius, from fructuarius, adjective

Adjective

Late Latin fructuarius, from Latin, of fruit, fruit-bearing, from fructus + -arius -ary

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“Fructuary.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fructuary. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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