See also: fruttò and frùtto

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin fructus, itself from the verb fruor.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfru.tːo/, [ˈfr̺ut̪.t̪o]
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  • Hyphenation: frùt‧to

NounEdit

frutto m (plural frutti)

  1. (botany) fruit
  2. (rare in the plural, when the number is unspecified the collective form frutta is used instead of the plural) fruit (food)
    Synonym: frutta f (collective)
  3. (figurative) fruit (an end result, effect, or consequence), harvest
    Synonyms: guadagno, risultato
  4. (figurative) fruit (offspring from a sexual union)

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