Fruitery

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Fruitery A repository for fruit.
    • Fruitery Fruit, taken collectively; fruitage.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n fruitery Fruit collectively.
    • n fruitery A fruit-loft; a repository for fruit.
    • n fruitery A fruit-house, or hothouse for raising fruit; a fruit-garden or orchard.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Fruitery a place for storing fruit: fruitage
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. fruiterie, place where fruit is kept, in OF. also, fruitage,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. fruit, fruict—L. fructusfrui, fructus, to enjoy.