Origin of fruitful
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1, 3. See productive.
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Examples from the Web for fruitfulness
In the film, Noah blesses his children with fruitfulness, instead of God doing it.‘Noah’: The Bible vs. the Blockbuster
March 30, 2014
Hyacinthe pouted by way of expressing his contempt of all fruitfulness.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete
Indeed the growth had then reached the period of fruitfulness.The Nation in a Nutshell
George Makepeace Towle
Briefly, the genesis of "Fruitfulness" lies in the article I have quoted.
"Fruitfulness" is a book to be judged from several standpoints.
The vigor of the plant is thus checked and fruitfulness increased.Manual of American Grape-Growing
U. P. Hedrick
- bearing fruit in abundance
- productive or prolific, esp in bearing offspring
- causing or assisting prolific growth
- producing results or profitsa fruitful discussion
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Word Origin and History for fruitfulness
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