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fertile

adjective arable, bearing offspring freely, fecund, fecundus, feracious, fertilis, flowering, fructiferous, fructuous, fruitful, imaginative, ingenious, lush, luxuriant, original, originative, parturient, philoprogenitive, procreant, procreative, productive, progenerative, prolific, rank, rich, yielding
Associated concepts: fertile octogenarian rule, presumption of fertility
See also: beneficial, gainful, lucrative, original, productive, prolific, resourceful
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Dr Murtaza Mughal said that fertilise prices are already more than that in the international market which call for a review of the recent subsidy decision as well as the that of the Fertilise Policy 2001.
Researchers have found that adding a missing protein to infertile human sperm can "kick-start" its ability to fertilise an egg and dramatically increase the chances of a successful pregnancy.
Eggs are removed from a woman's ovaries and her partner's sperm is used to fertilise them in a fluid medium.