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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Bearing, producing, or capable of producing vegetation, crops, etc., abundantly. Also: Able to produce offspring.

Usage examples (39)
  • The settlers went far and wide to find the most fertile ground.
  • fertile farmland
  • This undulating ground is sometimes called the fertile plain of El-Jumr.
  • Even in fertile Asia, and in the most ancient times, gleaning was a common practice. for more
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