[an-tee-fer-til-i-tee, an-tahy-]

adjective Pharmacology.

of or relating to a substance that inhibits the ability to produce offspring; contraceptive.

Nearby words

  1. antifederalist,
  2. antifeedant,
  3. antiferromagnet,
  4. antiferromagnetic,
  5. antiferromagnetism,
  6. antifibrinolysin,
  7. antifibrinolytic,
  8. antifoaming,
  9. antifog,
  10. antifoggant

Origin of antifertility Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for anti-fertility


[ăn′tē-fər-tĭlĭ-tē, ăn′tī-]


Capable of reducing or eliminating fertility; contraceptive.

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