Unfruitful Un*fruit"ful, a. Not producing fruit or offspring; unproductive; infertile; barren; sterile; as, an unfruitful tree or animal; unfruitful soil; an unfruitful life or effort. -- {Un*fruit"ful*ly}, adv. -- {Un*fruit"ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • unfruitfully — un·fruitfully …   English syllables

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