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English definition of “fruit”

fruit

noun [C/U] (PLANT PART)   /frut/
an edible and usually sweet product of a plant or tree that contains seeds or a pit (= large hard seed): [C] We eat a lot of fruits and vegetables at our house. [U] I usually eat a piece of fresh fruit with my lunch. biology Fruit is also the part of a plant that contains the seed from which a new plant can grow.
(Definition of fruit noun (PLANT PART) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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