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Definition of Fertile

Fertile
Fertile Fer"tile (? or ?; 277), a. [L. fertilis, fr. ferr? to bear, produce: cf. F. fertile. See Bear to support.] 1. Producing fruit or vegetation in abundance; fruitful; able to produce abundantly; prolific; fecund; productive; rich; inventive; as, fertile land or fields; a fertile mind or imagination. Though he in a fertile climate dwell. --Shak. 2. (Bot.) (a) Capable of producing fruit; fruit-bearing; as, fertile flowers. (b) Containing pollen; -- said of anthers. 3. produced in abundance; plenteous; ample. Henceforth, my early care . . . Shall tend thee, and the fertile burden ease Of thy full branches. --Milton. Syn: Fertile, Fruitful. Usage: Fertile implies the inherent power of production; fruitful, the act. The prairies of the West are fertile by nature, and are turned by cultivation into fruitful fields. The same distinction prevails when these words are used figuratively. A man of fertile genius has by nature great readiness of invention; one whose mind is fruitful has resources of thought and a readiness of application which enable him to think and act effectively.

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- The Fertile Crescent is a crescent-shaped region in the Middle East, spanning modern-day Iraq, Israel, Palestinian Territories, Syria, Lebanon, Egypt...
- twenty-eight days long, with a fertile period of five days per cycle, but can deviate greatly from this norm. Men are fertile continuously, but their sperm...
- Fertile material is a material that, although not itself fissionable by thermal neutrons, can be converted into a fissile material by neutron absorption...
- Fertile is a condition whereby organisms (including animals and humans) are able to produce physically healthy offspring. Fertile may also refer to: Fertile...
- In Western astrology, astrological signs are the twelve 30° sectors of the ecliptic, starting at the vernal equinox (one of the intersections of the ecliptic...
- habitat and result in sustained and consistent yields of high quality. A fertile soil has the following properties: The ability to supply essential plant...
- following a Second American Civil War wherein a totalitarian society subjects fertile women, called "Handmaids", into child-bearing slavery. The first three...
- cycle, with increased mate guarding occurring when women are fertile. During the fertile phase, many women experience more attraction, fantasies and ****ual...
- Fertile Ground is an American soul jazz band led by James H. Collins Jr. The group was founded in Baltimore, Maryland and is based in Atlanta, Georgia...
- Fertile is a city in Worth County, Iowa, United States. The po****tion was 370 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Mason City Micropolitan Statistical...
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