infecundity


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in·fe·cun·di·ty

n. infecundidad, esterilidad.
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While doing justice to the intellectual power with which a few Circles have for many generations maintained their supremacy over immense multitudes of their countrymen, he believes that the facts of Flatland, speaking for themselves without comment on his part, declare that Revolutions cannot always be suppressed by slaughter, and that Nature, in sentencing the Circles to infecundity, has condemned them to ultimate failure -- "and herein," he says, "I see a fulfilment of the great Law of all worlds, that while the wisdom of Man thinks it is working one thing, the wisdom of Nature constrains it to work another, and quite a different and far better thing.
sup][34] We conducted a comprehensive literature search of the databases PubMed, EMBASE, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), and Wanfang (updated as of September 10, 2016) for case-control studies evaluating the relationship between GSTP1 Ile105Val and male infertility, using a combination of the following search terms: (glutathione S-transferase P1 or GSTP1 or GSTP1 Ile105Val or A313G or rs1695) plus (polymorphism[s] or SNP[s] or variation or genotype[s]) plus (infertility or sterility or infecundity or sterile) plus (male or men).
31) I suggest here, instead, that Whitman's apostrophic incantations invoke a procreative, active, and solvent union made up of generations of "poets to come" (108) (32)--a procreativity that Moxley's O(rality) necessarily obviates in its passivity, infecundity, and dissolving impotency.
OMS, "Global prevalence of infertility, infecundity and childlessness", sin fecha, disponible en http://wwwwho.
While the Conference expressed "its appreciation of the Pope's deep concern for the institution of marriage and the integrity of married life," it rejected the encyclical's conclusion "that all methods of conception control other than abstinence from sexual intercourse or its confinement to the periods of infecundity are contrary to the 'order established by God'.
whether the prevalence of contraceptive use, unmet need, no need and infecundity among 20-24-year-olds in a country's first survey differed from the prevalence among 20-24-year olds in subsequent surveys).
In the final decades of his life, after a "middle period" of relative infecundity and some extended periods of convalescence in sanatoria for tuberculosis, he turned his attention to the production of a series of loosely connected poems, returning to many of the themes of his earlier works, this time from the perspective of his autumn years and not his salad days.
In fact, some pro-Israeli writers and analysts have started a campaign in a bid to prove the infecundity of the Two-State solution.
Some women also cited other reasons, such as religious prohibitions, high cost of contraceptives, and infecundity as the reasons for not using modern contraceptives.
No postpartum infecundity period is allowed as many sample women conceive immediately after giving birth and many women in the United States do not breast feed, which shortens this period.
Rustein SO & Shah IH 2004, Infecundity, infertility and childlessness in developing countries.