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fruit / fruto
 
fruit   [fru:t]
A. -noun
1. (generally, botany)   fruto (m)
(=piece of fruit)   fruta (f)
·would you like some fruit?
·¿quieres fruta?
·to be in fruit
[tree, bush]   haber dado or echado fruto,   tener fruta
·the fruits of the sea
·los productos del mar
·to bear fruit
(literally, figurative)   dar fruto
2. fruits   (figurative)
(=benefits)
·the fruits of one'noun labour
·los frutos del trabajo
·to enjoy the fruits of one'noun success
·disfrutar de los frutos del éxito
3. (United States)   **   pejorative
(=male homosexual)   maricónoun (m) / maricónoun masculine (f)
4.   *   (as term of address)
·hello, old fruit!
¡hola, compadre! *
B. -intransitive verb   dar fruto
C. -compound
·fruit basket   -noun   frutero (m),   canasto (m) de la fruta
·fruit cocktail   -noun   macedonia (f) de frutas
·fruit cup   -noun   sangría (f)
·fruit dish   -noun   frutero (m)
·fruit drop   -noun   bombónoun (m) de fruta
·fruit farm   -noun   granja (f) frutícola or hortofrutícola
·fruit farmer   -noun   fruticultor (m) / fruticultoa (f),   granjero (m) / granjera (f)
·fruit farming   -noun   fruticultura (f)
·fruit fly   -noun   mosca (f) de la fruta
·fruit grower   -noun   fruticultor (m) / fruticultoa (f),   granjero (m) / granjera (f)
·fruit growing   -noun   fruticultura (f)
·fruit gum   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   gominola (f)
·fruit juice   -noun   zumo or jugo
·fruit knife   -noun   cuchillo (m) de la fruta
·fruit machine   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   masculineáquina (f) tragaperras
·fruit salad   -noun   macedonia (f) de frutas
·fruit salts   -noun plural   sal (f) de fruta(noun)
·fruit tree   -noun   árbol (m) frutal
 
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