sterility: the state of being unable to produce offspring; in a woman it is an inability to conceive; in a man it is an inability to impregnate
(infertile) sterile: incapable of reproducing; "an infertile couple"
Infertility primarily refers to the biological inability of a person to contribute to conception. Infertility may also refer to the state of a woman who is unable to carry a pregnancy to full term. ...
(infertile) not fertile
(Infertile) Poor in plant nutrients. [GT]
(Infertile) Poor soil or land in which crops won’t grow well.
(Infertile) is unable to fertilise or has not been fertilised. This can either apply to an animal itself (e.g. ...
(infertile) lacking the elements necessary for plant growth.
not being able to produce children.
Failure to conceive after at least 1 year of unprotected coitus.
diminished or absent ability to conceive. Infertility may due to a variety of causes, including abnormal hormonal levels, low sperm production and scarring of the fallopian tubes.
Being incapable of or unsuccessful in achieving pregnancy over a considerable period of time (one year for women under 35, six months for women over 35).
A condition in which a couple has problems conceiving, or getting pregnant, after one year of regular sexual intercourse without using any birth control methods. Infertility can be caused by a problem with the man or the woman, or both.
The inability to conceive after a year of unprotected intercourse or the inability to carry a pregnancy to term.
the inability to conceive a child.
The condition in which a person is unable to produce offspring naturally. Female infertility may be because of irregular or absence of ovulation, blocked Fallopian tubes, endometriosis; while a low sperm count or other deficiency in the spermatozoa can lead to male infertility. ...
Infertility is the failure of a couple to conceive after one year of having regular, unprotected sexual intercourse. In women over the age of 35, it is often prudent to begin an evaluation of the couple after only 6 months. Nearly one in five couples experience infertility and seek treatment. ...
The inability to conceive over a period of 1 year of unprotected regular intercourse has many causes, including both male and female conditions. Contributing factors in the woman include abnormalities of the vagina, cervix, uterus, fallopian tubes, and ovaries. ...
The inability to conceive or carry a fetus to term. Chlamydia-related infertility is most often caused by scarring in the fallopian tubes.
is defined as the inability to conceive a child despite trying for one year. The condition affects about 5.3 million Americans, or 9 percent of the reproductive age population, according to the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. ...
Inability to achieve pregnancy within a stipulated period of time, often considered to be one year.
failure to conceive and therefore perpetuate production.
Not getting pregnant as quickly as expected. See also: sterility; subfertility or relative infertility; and suffering.
Obesity is recognised as a contributory factor in infertility