Fruit

[slang] The fruit machine was an actual machine built to aid in the detection of gays in the Canadian Civil Service from 1950-1973. In discussing his choice for naming a 1994 Ontario gay and lesbian film and video retrospective and then re-using the phrase for his book The Fruit Machine: Twenty Years of Writings on Queer Cinema, film critic
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Fruit

[chess] I created the graph myself using data by the US Census Bureau taken from here: . ...
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Fruit

[disambiguation] A fruit (from Latin fructus "enjoyment, profit") is the ripened ovary of a flowering plant. Fruit may also refer to: ...
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Fruit

[software] Fruit is a chess engine developed by Fabien Letouzey. In the SSDF rating list released on November 24, 2006, Fruit version 2.2.1 had a rating of 2842. In the CEGT rating list released on January 24, 2007, Fruit version 2.2.1 had a rating of 2776. At the World Computer Chess Championship in Reykjavík in 2005, Fruit 2.2 scored 8.5
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Fruit

[band] Fruit are an indie folk rock band from Adelaide, Australia. The group was formed in 1995, and consists of Mel Watson (lead vocalist, horn player, songwriter), Susie Keynes (lead vocalist, guitarist, songwriter), Sam Lohs (lead vocalist, acoustic guitarist, songwriter), Yanya Boston (drums, percussion), and Brian Ruiz (Bass guitar). I
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fruit

In flowering plants, the structure which encloses the seeds. True fruits develop from the ovary wall, such as bananas and tomatoes, though not all fruits are edible, such as the dry pods of milkweed or the winged fruits of the maple.
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Fruit

The developed ripened ovary of a seed plant, e.g. pea pod, nut, tomato. The ripened ovary with adnate parts.
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fruit

[n] - the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant 2. [n] - the consequence of some effort or action 3. [v] - cause to bear fruit 4. [v] - bear fruit, as of trees and plants
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Fruit

Something used to carry the seeds of flowering plants. Can be fleshy or dry.
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Fruit

The ripened ovary of a flower, containing seeds.
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Fruit

The fertilised and ripened ovary, with any attached structures.
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Fruit

The main component of the wine, usually grape but other fruits are also used to make wine, such as pear, plum, etc. Often mentioned when the fruit isn't grown in the same site as the winery, such as 'the wine is produced here on-site, but the fruit is purchased from a vineyard upstate.'
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Fruit

Fruit noun [ Middle English fruit , frut , French fruit , from Latin fructus enjoyment, product, fruit, from frui , past participle fructus , to enjoy; akin to English brook , transitive verb See Brook ,
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Fruit

Fruit intransitive verb To bear fruit. Chesterfield.
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fruit

<plant biology> The seed-bearing structure in angiosperms formed from the ovary after flowering. ... (13 Nov 1997) ...
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fruit

noun the consequence of some effort or action; `he lived long enough to see the fruit of his policies`
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fruit

verb bear fruit; `the trees fruited early this year`
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fruit

(frldbomact) the matured ovary of a plant, including the seed and its envelopes.
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Fruit

• (v. t.) The pulpy, edible seed vessels of certain plants, especially those grown on branches above ground, as apples, oranges, grapes, melons, berries, etc. See 3. • (v. t.) The produce of animals; offspring; young; as, the fruit of the womb, of the loins, of the body. • (v. t.) The spore cases or conceptacles of flowerless plants,
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(from the article `Asia`) The continent produces a variety of tropical and subtropical fruit, mainly for domestic consumption. Transport facilities, where available, can be ... ...and chive; an immature flower, such as cauliflower, broccoli, and artichoke; a seed, such as pea and lima bean; the immature fruit, such as ... Vegetables ...
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fruit

in its strict botanical sense, the fleshy or dry ripened ovary of a plant, enclosing the seed or seeds. Thus, apricots, bananas, and grapes, as well ... [18 related articles]
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fruit

fruit 1. The ripened ovary or ovaries of a seed-bearing plant, together with accessory parts, containing the seeds and occurring in a wide variety of forms. 2. An edible, usually sweet and fleshy form of a plant structure. 3. A part or an amount of a plant product, served as food. 4. The fertile, often spore-bearing structure of a plant that doe
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Fruit

In botany, a fruit is a part of a flowering plant that derives from specific tissues of the flower, mainly one or more ovaries. Fruits are the means by which many plants disseminate seeds. Many plants bearing edible fruits, in particular, have propagated with the movements of humans and animals in a symbiotic relationship as a means for seed dispe
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Fruit

The seed-bearing organ.
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fruit

  1. the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
  2. the consequence of some effort or action
  3. an amount of a product

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