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fertility

noun [U] uk   /fəˈtɪl.ɪ.ti/  us   /fɚˈtɪl.ə.t̬i/

fertility noun [U] (PEOPLE/ANIMALS/PLANTS)

(of animals and plants) the quality of being able to produce young or fruit: a fertility symbol declining fertility rates
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fertility noun [U] (LAND)

(of land) the quality of producing a large number of good quality crops: the fertility of the soil

fertility noun [U] (IMAGINATION)

literary (of the mind or imagination) the quality of producing a lot of unusual and interesting ideas
Translations of “fertility”
in Korean 비옥함…
in Arabic خُصوبة…
in Portuguese fertilidade…
in Catalan fertilitat…
in Japanese 肥よく, 多産…
in Italian fertilità…
in Chinese (Traditional) 人/動物/植物, (動植物的)生殖力,繁殖能力…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人/动物/植物, (动植物的)生殖力…
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