n.1.Superabundant fecundity or multiplication of the species.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The Law of Population: A Treatise, in Six Books, in Disproof of the Superfecundity of Human Beings, and Developing the Real Principle of Their Increase.
46) although this would be 'superfecundity' even if they have different fathers--a point that detracts from her argument which turns on the fear that a woman could use her imagination to imprint the features of her husband on the child of another.