a religious cult devoted to the enhancement of the fertility of persons, plants, or animals, by means of rituals often associated with a particular deity.
the body of members of such a cult.
Words nearby fertility cult
Origin of fertility cult
First recorded in 1930–35
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British Dictionary definitions for fertility cult
the practice in some settled agricultural communities of performing religious or magical rites to ensure good weather and crops and the perpetuity of the tribe
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