fruitfulness

noun
1. the quality of something that causes or assists healthy growth (Freq. 1)
Syn: ↑fecundity
Ant: ↑fruitlessness
Derivationally related forms: ↑fruitful
Hypernyms: ↑quality
Hyponyms: ↑richness, ↑rankness, ↑prolificacy, ↑fertility, ↑productiveness, ↑productivity
2. the intellectual productivity of a creative imagination
Syn: ↑fecundity
Derivationally related forms: ↑fecund (for: ↑fecundity)
Hypernyms: ↑creativity, ↑creativeness, ↑creative thinking

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  • fruitfulness — prolificacy, fecundity, fertility (see under FERTILE) …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Fruitfulness — Fruitful Fruit ful, a. Full of fruit; producing fruit abundantly; bearing results; prolific; fertile; liberal; bountiful; as, a fruitful tree, or season, or soil; a fruitful wife. {Fruit ful*ly}, adv. {Fruit ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] Be… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fruitfulness — vaisingumas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Organizmų gebėjimas vesti gyvybingus palikuonis. atitikmenys: angl. fecundity; fertility; fruitfulness; productivity vok. Ergiebigkeit, f; Fertilität, f; Fruchtbarkeit, f rus.… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • fruitfulness — fruitful ► ADJECTIVE 1) producing much fruit; fertile. 2) producing good results; productive. DERIVATIVES fruitfully adverb fruitfulness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • fruitfulness — noun see fruitful …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fruitfulness — See fruitfully. * * * …   Universalium

  • fruitfulness — noun The state or quality of being fruitful; productiveness; fertility; fecundity; exuberant abundance …   Wiktionary

  • fruitfulness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of being fertile: fecundity, fertility, productiveness, productivity, prolificacy, prolificness, richness. See RICH …   English dictionary for students

  • fruitfulness — fruit·ful·ness || fruːtfÊŠlnɪs n. fertility; productiveness, profitableness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fruitfulness — fruit·ful·ness …   English syllables

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