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fruition


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fruition  \Fru*i"tion\,  n.  [OF.  fruition,  L.  fruitio,  enjoyment, 
  fr  L.  frui,  p.  p.  fruitus  to  use  or  enjoy.  See  {Fruit},  n.] 
  Use  or  possession  of  anything  especially  such  as  is 
  accompanied  with  pleasure  or  satisfaction;  pleasure  derived 
  from  possession  or  use  ``Capacity  of  fruition.''  --Rogers. 
  ``Godlike  fruition.''  --Milton. 
 
  Where  I  may  have  fruition  of  her  love.  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fruition 
  n  :  something  that  is  realized;  "the  victory  was  the  realization 
  of  a  whole  year's  work"  [syn:  {realization},  {realisation}] 




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