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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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In vitro fertilization is an assisted reproductive technology (ART), which involves retrieving eggs from a woman's ovaries and fertilizing them with sperm outside the body, in vitro.
Fertilization with P 35 kg*ha-1 and K 100 kg*ha-1 was applied prior to sowing.
Improper in vitro fertilization includes sperm injection from ex-husbands or donors other than spouses.
"As for state quotas, then 1,500 children were born after in-vitro fertilization with state support.
IVF is a fertilization technique where the embryo is conceived in a test tube and implanted in a woman's uterus.
By transmitting the genetic information to the next generation and marking the beginning of a new life, the encounter between female and male gametes at fertilization is one of the most fundamental processes in biology.
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The recommendation of nitrogen fertilizations in cover aiming to increase its efficiency has become routine practice in the fertilization management of the rice crop.
Yield responses to fertilization were ranked as NPK>NP>NK>PK, illustrating that N was the most limiting nutrient in rapeseed productivity following P and K.
The experiment was set in randomized blocks with twelve treatments arranged in a 3 x 4 factorial scheme with three replicates, corresponding to three planting spacings: single row, 1.00 x 0.50 m; single row, 2.00 x 0.25 m and double row, 3.00 x 1.00 x 0.25 m, all with population of 20,000 plants [ha.sup.-1], and four combinations of fertilization (regional use): without chemical fertilization; phosphate fertilization (P), at the dose of 150 kg [ha.sup.-1] of [P.sub.2][O.sub.5]; nitrogen and phosphate fertilization (NP) at the doses of 200 kg [ha.sup.-1] of N and 150 kg [ha.sup.-1] of [P.sub.2][O.sub.5]; nitrogen, phosphate and potassium fertilization (NPK), at the doses of 200 kg [ha.sup.-1] of N, 150 kg [ha.sup.-1] of [P.sub.2][O.sub.5] and 100 kg [ha.sup.-1] of [K.sub.2]O.