Examples of fertility in a Sentence
She studied the effects of pollution on the fertility of the local fish population.
The doctor ordered a test of his fertility.
The area is known for its soil fertility.
the fertility of his imagination
Recent Examples of fertility from the Web
Two fertility clinics experienced similar but unrelated recent failures that could have damaged thousands of eggs and embryos, NPR reports.
The South’s aging population is one of its greatest economic challenges, and North’s lower median age and higher fertility rate would greatly improve the demographic picture.
Nonetheless, Norman recognizes—and is consistently reminded—that preserving fertility supersedes healing pain.
Twenty-five, okay that means, if lucky, seventy years until death…two more lifetimes until seventy-five…one more lifetime until fifty…fifteen until fertility really drops off.
Season One established a fallen version of America, explaining that the country collapsed following a rapid decline in fertility rates, which prompted the rise of a totalitarian government founded on puritanism and misogyny.
But South Korea’s fertility rate has plummeted to one of the lowest in the world, barely more than one child per woman.
In 2014, a woman who was recruited through an online advertisement to be one of his surrogates recalled meeting Shigeta for the first time two months after giving birth at the fertility clinic that arranged the deal, for which she was paid $10,000.
Executives cited declining fertility rates in the United States and South Korea as factors that have contributed to a decline in diaper sales, long considered one of Kimberly-Clark's bedrock lines of business.
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First Known Use of fertility
FERTILITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fertility for English Language Learners
: the ability to produce young
: the ability to support the growth of many plants
: the ability to produce many ideas
FERTILITY Defined for Kids
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