Organ vs Fructification - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between organ and fructification
is that organ
is a largest part of an organism, composed of tissues that perform similar functions while fructification
is the act of forming or producing fruit; the act of fructifying, or rendering productive of fruit; fecundation.
As a verb organ
is (obsolete|transitive) to supply with an organ or organs; to fit with organs.
A largest part of an organism, composed of tissues that perform similar functions.
(by extension) A body of an organization dedicated to the performing of certain functions.
(musical instruments) A musical instrument that has multiple pipes which play when a key is pressed (the pipe organ), or an electronic instrument designed to replicate such.
* , chapter=5
The Mirror and the Lamp
, passage=He was thinking; but the glory of the song, the swell from the great organ
, the clustered lights, […], the height and vastness of this noble fane, its antiquity and its strength—all these things seemed to have their part as causes of the thrilling emotion that accompanied his thoughts.}}
An official magazine, newsletter, or similar publication of an organization.
A species of cactus ().
(slang) The penis.
* See also
* barrel organ
* house organ
* internal organ
* mouth organ
* pipe organ
* sense organ
* sex organ
* storage organ
* swell organ
* vital organ
(obsolete) To supply with an organ or organs; to fit with organs.
* Bishop Mannyngham
- Thou art elemented and organed for other apprehensions.
The act of forming or producing fruit; the act of fructifying, or rendering productive of fruit; fecundation.
The collective organs by which a plant produces its fruit, or seeds, or reproductive spores.
The process of producing fruit, or seeds, or spores.