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fe·cun·date

(fē'kŭn-dāt),
To impregnate; to make fertile.
[L. fecundo, pp. -atus, to make fruitful, fertilize]

fecundate

(fē′kən-dāt′, fĕk′ən-)
tr.v. fecun·dated, fecun·dating, fecun·dates
1. To make fecund or fruitful.
2. To impregnate; fertilize.

fe′cun·da′tion n.

fecundate

(fē′kŭn-dāt) [L. fecundare, to bear fruit]
To fertilize, impregnate, or render fertile.
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FECUNDATING DANCE ENCOUNTERS AND COLLECTIVE POOL FISHING
By way of the dance structures stimulating male/female encounters in an encompassing female context, and also through the analogy operating between the dancing on the one hand and the fecundating sexual act and the action of pool fishing on the other hand, the dance joy is constituted as a joy for dawning fertility.
What is notable about Chamoiseau's practice as marqueur de paroles is that he regards the three principal dimensions of language in contemporary Martinique--acrolectal French, basilectal creole, and the spread of interlectal forms that has emerged between them--as mutually fecundating (or potentially so) rather than as necessarily, and in every circumstance, antagonistic(30); more precisely, he regards their very friction as a source of creative richness and, beyond that, of pleasure.
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