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"fruitful" in British English

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fruitfuladjective

uk   us   /ˈfruːt.fəl/
C1 formal producing good ​results: It was a most fruitful ​discussion, with both ​sidesagreeing to ​adopt a ​commonpolicy.
Opposite
old use If a ​person is fruitful, they ​produce a lot of ​children.
fruitfully
adverb uk   us   /-i/
(Definition of fruitful from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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fruitfuladjective

 us   /ˈfrut·fəl/
producing good ​results: He had a ​long and fruitful ​career as a ​researchchemist.
(Definition of fruitful from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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