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bear fruit

to be successful especially after a lot of work or effort: Some of their research is now bearing fruit, and the results are interesting.
Translations of “bear fruit”
in Chinese (Traditional) 有成果,獲得成功…
in Russian давать результат, приносить плоды…
in Turkish sonuç vermek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有成果,获得成功…
in Polish przynosić owoce, zaowocować…
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