Definition of fertility
1 : the quality or state of being fertile
2 : the birthrate of a population
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
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
Definition of fertility for Students
: the condition of being fertile <soil fertility>
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