fertility
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fertility(
fuhr
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tih
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lih
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dih
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (quality of being fertile)
a. la fertilidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Because they had problems with fertility, they took a long time to conceive a child.Como tenían problemas de fertilidad, tardaron mucho en concebir un hijo.
2. (creativity)
a. la fertilidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Jasper's fertility as an author helped him to publish 30 books in 20 years.La fertilidad de Jasper como autor le ayudó a publicar 30 libros en 20 años.
b. la fecundidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Her fertility as an artist was so great that she painted a new oil painting every day for years.Su fecundidad como artista era tan grande que pintó un nuevo óleo todos los días durante años.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (for improving fertility)
a. para el tratamiento de la infertilidad
Dr. Pedro works at a fertility clinic.El Dr. Pedro trabaja en una clínica para el tratamiento de la infertilidad.
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fertility
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la fertilidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
fertility symbolsímbolo de fertilidad
2. (medicine)
a.
fertility treatmenttratamiento de fertilidad
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fertility [fəˈtɪlɪtɪ]
noun
[of land, woman, animal] fertilidad (f)
modifier
fertility drug (n) medicamento (m) para el tratamiento de la infertilidad
she gave birth to quadruplets after taking fertility drugs
fertility rite (n) rito (m) de fertilidad
In Celtic and other pagan ceremonies fires were carried over the fields as a fertility rite
fertility treatment (n) tratamiento (m) contra la esterilidad
she'd restarted her course of fertility treatment without telling me the couple had undergone five years of fertility treatment
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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