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English definition of “sterility”

sterility

noun [U] (unable to produce)    /stəˈrɪl.ɪ.ti/ US  /-ə.t̬i/
(in animals and people ) the condition of being unable to produce young , or (in plants ) the condition of being unable to produce plants or crops Animal reproductionPlant pathology the state of having no imagination , new ideas , or energy : Over a bottle of wine , we shared our despair over the emotional sterility of our marriages .Boredom, tedium and boring things
(Definition of sterility noun (unable to produce) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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