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This is called soil depletion and may render the soil infertile. Biology Basic Facts (1982)We were lucky in that we could afford to do what most infertile couples cannot. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Some were born to married but infertile couples. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But infertile couples fear the move could endanger their chances of becoming parents. Times, Sunday Times (2007)One group was praying for an infertile woman. Christianity Today (2000)So infertile man receives instructions on chilling out. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She said payments should be reconsidered because a national shortage was driving infertile couples to seek treatment abroad. Times, Sunday Times (2009)So when one is infertile, he is at the end of his life. The Sun (2016)This should not only be of concern to infertile couples, their doctors and trusts. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Despite the increasing number of infertile couples choosing surrogacy, the legal situation remains complex. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I am an infertile man and always will be. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The procedure could help cancer patients who would otherwise be left infertile by treatment, and could be used by women wishing to bank eggs. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It's just trading on infertile couples' misery. The Sun (2011) Treatment left her infertile. The Sun (2007)Would you say that an infertile couple who were knowingly infertile when they got married, weren't in a proper marriage? Times, Sunday Times (2012)A mother of four who stopped using birth control after doctors told her that she had become infertile has become pregnant again - with triplets. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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British English: infertile /ɪnˈfɜːtaɪl/ ADJECTIVE
Someone who is infertile is unable to produce babies.
One woman in eight is infertile.
- American English: infertile
- Arabic: عَاقِرٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: estéril
- Chinese: 不生育的
- Croatian: neplodan
- Czech: neplodný
- Danish: ufrugtbar
- Dutch: onvruchtbaar
- European Spanish: estéril infecundo
- Finnish: hedelmätön
- French: stérile
- German: unfruchtbar
- Greek: στείρος
- Italian: sterile
- Japanese: 繁殖力のない
- Korean: 불임의
- Norwegian: ufruktbar
- Polish: nieurodzajny
- European Portuguese: estéril
- Romanian: steril
- Russian: бесплодный
- Latin American Spanish: estéril
- Swedish: infertil
- Thai: เป็นหมัน
- Turkish: verimsiz
- Ukrainian: безплідний
- Vietnamese: vô sinh
Definition of infertile from the Collins English Dictionary
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