Fruiter Fruit"er, a. A ship for carrying fruit. [1913 Webster]

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  • fruiter — [fʀɥite] v. tr. ÉTYM. 1872, P. Larousse, « donner des fruits », v. intr.; de 1. fruit. ❖ ♦ Rendre fruité, donner un arôme de fruit à… Pron. || Vin qui se fruite. Fig. || « Une voix (…) ça se corse, ça se fruite… » (P. Guth, Lettre ouverte aux… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • fruiter — [fro͞ot′ər] n. [ME fruter < OFr fruitier] a tree that bears fruit …   English World dictionary

  • fruiter — vaismedis statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Kultūrinis ar laukinis medis, vedantis valgomus vaisius. atitikmenys: angl. fruiter; fruit tree vok. Fruchtbaum, m; Obstbaum, m rus. плодовое дерево, n; фруктовое дерево, n …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • fruiter — n. 1 a tree producing fruit, esp. with reference to its quality (a poor fruiter). 2 Brit. a fruit grower. 3 a ship carrying fruit. Etymology: ME f. OF fruitier (as FRUIT, ER(5)): later f. FRUIT + ER(1) …   Useful english dictionary

  • fruiter — /frooh teuhr/, n. 1. a cargo vessel carrying fruit. 2. a person who grows fruit. [1425 75; late ME; see FRUIT, ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • fruiter — frui|ter Mot Agut Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • fruiter — n. vessel for carrying fruit; person who grows fruit …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fruiter — fruit·er …   English syllables

  • fruiter — /ˈfrutə/ (say froohtuh) noun 1. a ship employed in transporting fruit. 2. a fruit grower. 3. a tree that bears fruit …   Australian English dictionary

  • fruiter — Go to fruit …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

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