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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pro·lif·ic /prəˈlɪfɪk/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pro·lif·ic a.
 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.
 2. Serving to produce; fruitful of results; active; as, a prolific brain; a controversy prolific of evil.
 3. Bot. Proliferous.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: intellectually productive; "a prolific writer"; "a fecund
             imagination" [syn: fecund, fertile]
      2: bearing in abundance especially offspring; "flying foxes are
         extremely prolific"; "a prolific pear tree" [syn: fertile]