[in-fee-kuh nd, -fek-uh nd]


not fecund; unfruitful; barren.

Origin of infecund

1375–1425; late Middle English infecounde < Latin infēcundus. See in-3, fecund
Related formsin·fe·cun·di·ty [in-fi-kuhn-di-tee] /ˌɪn fɪˈkʌn dɪ ti/, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for infecundity

infertility, impotence, barrenness

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British Dictionary definitions for infecundity



a less common word for infertile
Derived Formsinfecundity (ˌɪnfɪˈkʌndɪtɪ), noun
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