Origin of fruiter
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But we kept going toward this Anchuria, where the fruiter was bound for.Cabbages and Kings
"Put us aboard the fruiter or some steamer," Frank again wrote.
For the lengthened form poulterer, cf. fruiterer for fruiter, and see Chapter XV.The Romance of Names
From the southward a "fruiter," as the vessels bringing fruit from the West Indies are called, came bravely up the coast.
Here come the fruit cutters to help get a cargo for the "fruiter" we saw at anchor.How We are Fed
James Franklin Chamberlain
- a fruit grower
- any tree that bears fruit, esp edible fruit
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