[fruhk-tuh-fi-key-shuhn, frook-, frook-]
act of fructifying; the fruiting of a plant, fungus, etc.
the fruit itself.
the organs of fruiting; fruiting body.

1605–15; < Late Latin frūctificātion- (stem of frūctificātiō) a bearing of fruit, equivalent to Latin frūctificāt(us) (past participle of frūctificāre; see fructify) + -iōn- -ion Unabridged
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fructification (ˌfrʌktɪfɪˈkeɪʃən, ˌfrʊk-)
1.  the act or state of fructifying
2.  the fruit of a seed-bearing plant
3.  any spore-bearing structure in ferns, mosses, fungi, etc

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fructification   (frŭk'tə-fĭ-kā'shən)  Pronunciation Key 
  1. The producing of fruit by an angiosperm.

  2. A seed-bearing or spore-bearing structure.

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