fruiter

[ froo-ter ]
/ ˈfru tər /
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noun

a cargo vessel carrying fruit.
a person who grows fruit.

Nearby words

  1. fruitarian,
  2. fruitcake,
  3. fruitcover,
  4. fruitdot,
  5. fruited,
  6. fruiterer,
  7. fruitful,
  8. fruitfully,
  9. fruiting body,
  10. fruition

Origin of fruiter

late Middle English word dating back to 1425–75; see origin at fruit, -er1

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British Dictionary definitions for fruiter

fruiter

/ (ˈfruːtə) /

noun

a fruit grower
any tree that bears fruit, esp edible fruit
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