Definition of Infecund

1. a. Unfruitful; not producing young; barren; infertile.



Definition of Infecund

1. Adjective. infertile ¹

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Definition of Infecund

1. barren [adj] - See also: barren

Medical Definition of Infecund

1. Unfruitful; not producing young; barren; infertile. Origin: L. Infecundus: cf. F. Infecond. See In- not, and Fecund. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Infecund

infectiously
infectiousness
infective
infective agent
infective embolism
infective endocarditis
infective jaundice
infective thrombus
infectiveness
infectives
infectivities
infectivity
infector
infectors
infects
infecund (current term)
infecundity
infecundous
infeeble
infeebled
infeebles
infeebling
infeed
infeft
infefted
infefting
infefts
infelicities
infelicitous
infelicitously

Literary usage of Infecund

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1. The Functions and disorders of the reproductive organs by William Acton (1888)
"infecund SEMEN ey may do for hacks ; and here often the same bad temper interferes. ... I.—infecund SEMEN hough the terms are often used loosely as ..."

2. A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from ...by Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson (1805)
"How safe and agreeable a conservatory the earth is to vegetables, is manifest from their rotting, drying, or being rendered infecund, in the waters, ..."

3. The Theory and Practice of Cattle-breeding by William Warfield (1889)
"That were not to be expected; it is only in a proportionate degree, being as infecund as compared with a vigorous bull as a female when compared with a ..."

4. Barr's Buffon. Buffon's Natural History: Containing a Theory of the Earth, a by Georges Louis Leclerc Buffon (1792)
"... are found in the infecund 'eggs which the hen produces without the ... that this little cicatrice •is found in every fecund or infecund egg, ..."

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