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Prolificness

Abraham
promised countless descendants by God. [O.T.: Genesis 13:16]
Aegyptus
fathered 50 sons, who married the daughters of his twin brother Danaus. [Gk. Myth.: Benét, 11]
Danaus
fathered 50 daughters, who married the sons of his twin brother Aegyptus. [Gk. Myth.: Benét, 11]
Flanders, Moll
adventuress bears a dozen children to various mates. [Br. Lit.: Moll Flanders in Magill I, 614]
Lester, Jeeter
and Ada hapless sharecroppers with seventeen children. [Am. Lit.: Caldwell Tobacco Road]
old woman who lived in a shoe
“had so many children she didn’t know what to do.” [Nursery Rhyme: Baring-Gould, 85]
rabbit
progenitor of many offspring at short intervals. [Zoology: Misc.]
References in classic literature ?
Again, all recent experience shows that it is most difficult to get any wild animal to breed freely under domestication; yet on the hypothesis of the multiple origin of our pigeons, it must be assumed that at least seven or eight species were so thoroughly domesticated in ancient times by half-civilized man, as to be quite prolific under confinement.
Some thought it was part flying squirrel or some other wild animal, which is not impossible, for, according to naturalists, prolific hybrids have been produced by the union of the marten and domestic cat.
"I know you," offering his hand cordially to Paul; "it was a prolific week, as my herbal and catalogues shall one day prove.
Nancy remained, pale and almost breathless, listening with quivering lip to the very audible expressions of scorn, of which the chaste housemaids were very prolific; and of which they became still more so, when the man returned, and said the young woman was to walk upstairs.
Moss did not take her stand on the equality of the human race; she was a patient, prolific, loving-hearted woman.
Here and there was one of those uncomfortable tributes to elegance in which the upholsterer's art, in France, is so prolific; a curtain recess with a sheet of looking-glass in which, among the shadows, you could see nothing; a divan on which, for its festoons and furbelows, you could not sit; a fireplace draped, flounced, and frilled to the complete exclusion of fire.
Brooklyn, NY, May 18, 2019 --(PR.com)-- The Wing app, designed by Prolific Interactive, has won the 2019 APPY Award for excellence in app design in the Home/Garden/Interior Design/Lifestyle category.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 20, 2018-Talus Completes Acquisition of Arizona-Based Prolific Business Solutions
Robinson, from Collyhurst, is described by police as a 'prolific' offender with a history of robbery and burglary offences A separate appeal has been launched to find another wanted criminal.
Perhaps the most prolific Filipino writer of all time, Ed Maranan died May 8 after battling kidney problems.
Early intervention has been highlighted as a way to prevent prolific offending.
Faith PR, which has regional, national and international clients across both B2C and B2B sectors, is a finalist in the PR Agency of the Year (under 10 employees) category at the 2018 Prolific North Awards.