fruitive

adjective
fru·​i·​tive | \ ˈfrüətiv \

Definition of fruitive

2 [fruition + -ive] : capable of producing fruit : fruitful the big garden lying warm and brown and fruitive in the sun— Nancy Hale

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History and Etymology for fruitive

Medieval Latin fruitivus, from Latin fruitus + -ivus -ive

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“Fruitive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fruitive. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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