From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:
1. Having the quality of generating; producing young or fruit; generative; fruitful; productive; -- applied to plants producing fruit, animals producing young, etc.; -- usually with the implied idea of frequent or numerous production; as, a prolific tree, female, and the like.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
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