fruitage

[froo-tij]

noun

the bearing of fruit: soil additives to hasten the fruitage.
fruits collectively.
product or result: This year's fruitage was of better quality.

Origin of fruitage

1570–80; < Middle French fruit(er) to bear fruit + -age -age
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fruitage

noun

the process, state, or season of producing fruit
fruit collectively
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