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fecund
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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Definition
capable of producing offspring or vegetation

or:

intellectually productive
  • And also it was a marvel to see in that castle how by magic they make a compost out of fecund wheatkidneys out of Chaldee that by aid of certain angry spirits that they do in to it swells up wondrously like to a vast mountain.
    Episode 14 — Oxen Of The Sun (9% in)

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