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in·fer·til·i·ty

 (ĭn′fər-tĭl′ĭ-tē)
n.
1. Absent or diminished fertility.
2. The persistent inability to conceive a child.
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infertility

Inability to conceive a child; also called sterility.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.infertility - the state of being unable to produce offspringinfertility - the state of being unable to produce offspring; in a woman it is an inability to conceive; in a man it is an inability to impregnate
physical condition, physiological condition, physiological state - the condition or state of the body or bodily functions
impotence, impotency - an inability (usually of the male animal) to copulate
barrenness - the state (usually of a woman) of having no children or being unable to have children
cacogenesis - inability to produce hybrids that are both viable and fertile
dysgenesis - infertility between hybrids
fecundity, fertility - the state of being fertile; capable of producing offspring
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infertility

noun sterility, barrenness, unproductiveness, unfruitfulness, infecundity couples receiving infertility treatment
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infertility

noun
The state or condition of being unable to reproduce sexually:
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Translations
جَدَب، قَحْل، عُقْم، عُقْر
neplodnost
sterilitetufrugtbarhed
hedelmättömyys
ófrjósemi
bezpłodnośćniepłodność
neplodnosťneúrodnosť
çoraklıkkısırlıkverimsizlik

infertility

[ˌɪnfɜːˈtɪlɪtɪ] N [of land, soil] → infecundidad f; [of person, animal] → esterilidad f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

infertility

[ˌɪnfɜːrˈtɪlɪti] n
[person, animal] → stérilité f
[land] → stérilité finfertility clinic ncentre m de procréation médicalement assistéeinfertility treatment ntraitement m de l'infertilité
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

infertility

n (of soil, womb, person)Unfruchtbarkeit f; (of animal)Fortpflanzungsunfähigkeit f; (of mind)Unergiebigkeit f, → Ideenlosigkeit f
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infertility

[ˌɪnfɜːˈtɪlɪtɪ] nsterilità
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

infertile

(inˈfəːtail) adjective
1. (of soil etc) not fertile or producing good crops. The land was stony and infertile.
2. (of persons or animals) unable to have young.
ˌinferˈtility (-ˈti-) noun
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in·fer·til·i·ty

n. infertilidad, inhabilidad de concebir o procrear.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

infertility

n infertilidad f, esterilidad f
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Aimed to raise awareness on cervical cancer and its implications on fertility, the interactive session outlined the key drivers of cervical cancer and also discussed treatment methodologies to overcome the illness, as well as fertility issues, which emerge due to the illness.
His experience successfully resolving fertility issues has made him a leading fertility doctor The clinic's expansion at.4 Columbus Circle will help to accommodate its growing base of patients in New York City."
And the 30-year-old, who works in London as a live-in maternity nurse, now hopes she can once again becoming a loving mum, despite fertility issues.
In fact, many men may be woefully ignorant of potential changes to their sperm and this can often catch couples out - with many falsely believing fertility issues are most likely to lie with women.
Men Their penises are around a third of an inch shorter when erect, on average, than those of men without fertility issues, according to analysis of sexual health clinic data.
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