fruition

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin fruī (to enjoy).

Noun[edit]

fruition (countable and uncountable, plural fruitions)

  1. The fulfillment of something worked for.
    After six years of hard work, the engineers had brought the project to fruition.
  2. The enjoyment derived from a possession.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Erroneously from fruit (though now standard usage)

Noun[edit]

fruition (plural fruitions)

  1. The condition of bearing fruit.
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