fecundity

Fecundity means fruitfulness and fertility, the ability to produce abundant healthy growth or offspring.

What a wonderful word fecundity is! It refers to a powerful productivity, usually in the area of natural growth, either from the earth or by human reproduction. But it can also be used to describe great mental ability and creativity, the ability to create intellectual products. In any case, fecundity has a positive sense, suggesting healthy growth of life-forms and mental abilities.

Definitions of fecundity
  1. noun
    the state of being fertile; capable of producing offspring
    synonyms: fertility
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    Antonyms:
    infertility, 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
    type of:
    physical condition, physiological condition, physiological state
    the condition or state of the body or bodily functions
  2. noun
    the quality of something that causes or assists healthy growth
    synonyms: fruitfulness
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    Antonyms:
    aridity, barrenness, fruitlessness
    the quality of yielding nothing of value
    types:
    fertility, prolificacy, rankness, richness
    the property of producing abundantly and sustaining vigorous and luxuriant growth
    productiveness, productivity
    the quality of being productive or having the power to produce
    type of:
    quality
    an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
  3. noun
    the intellectual productivity of a creative imagination
    synonyms: fruitfulness
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    type of:
    creative thinking, creativeness, creativity
    the ability to create
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