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[fruhk-tid, froo k-, frook-]
adjective Heraldry.
  1. (of a tree or other plant) represented as bearing fruit, seeds, or the like: an apple tree vert fructed gules.
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Origin of fructed

1600–10; < Latin frūct(us) (see fructi-) + -ed3
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Historical Examples of fructed

  • At the fountain head reclines Euphemia, my wife, arrayed and fructed proper, who leisurely drops the crockery into the stream.

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 158, May 26, 1920


  • When represented as "fructed," the fruit is usually drawn out of all proportion to its relative size.

    A Complete Guide to Heraldry

    Arthur Charles Fox-Davies