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infertile

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adjective in·fer·tile \(ˈ)in-ˈfərt-əl\

Medical Definition of infertile

  1. :  not fertile; especially :  incapable of or unsuccessful in achieving pregnancy over a considerable period of time (as a year) in spite of determined attempts by heterosexual intercourse without contraception <infertile couples> <an infertile male with a low sperm count> <an infertile female with blocked fallopian tubes>—compare sterile 1

  2. in·fer·til·i·ty \ˌin-(ˌ)fər-ˈtil-ət-ē\play noun, plural in·fer·til·i·ties





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