Fructuary

Fructuary

Fruc"tu*a*ry\ (fr[u^]k"t[-u]*[asl]*r[y^]), n.; pl. Fructuaries (-r[i^]z). [L. fructuarius.] One who enjoys the profits, income, or increase of anything.

Kings are not proprietors nor fructuaries. --Prynne.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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