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fertile US English

(Of soil or land) producing or capable of producing abundant vegetation or crops

fertile US Thesaurus

the soil is fertile

self-fertile US English

(Of a plant) capable of self-fertilization

Fertile Crescent US English

A crescent-shaped area of fertile land in the Middle East that extends from the eastern Mediterranean coast through the valley of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers to the Persian Gulf. It was the center of the Neolithic development of agriculture (from 7000 bc), and the cradle of the Assyrian, Sumerian, and Babylonian civilizations

nonfertile US English

(Of a person, animal, or plant) unable to reproduce