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Webster 1913 Edition


Infertility

Inˊfer-til′i-ty

,
Noun.
[L.
infertilitas
: cf. F.
infertilité
.]
The state or quality of being infertile; unproductiveness; barrenness.
The
infertility
or noxiousness of the soil.
Sir M. Hale.

Webster 1828 Edition


Infertility

INFERTIL'ITY

,
Noun.
Unfruitfulness; unproductiveness; barrenness; as the infertility of land.

Definition 2021


infertility

infertility

English

Noun

infertility (countable and uncountable, plural infertilities)

  1. The condition of being infertile; of having poor fertility.
    Soil infertility is a major problem for farmers.
  2. The inability to conceive children.
    Infertility is a considerable obstacle for women wishing to make a family.

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