Definition of sterility in English:

sterility

Syllabification: ste·ril·i·ty
Pronunciation: /stəˈrilitē
 
/

noun

The quality or condition of being sterile: the disease can cause sterility in males the sterility of debate in the party
More example sentences
  • Infertility and sterility are on the rise, threatening to rob future generations of their right to choose to conceive.
  • Ozone is injected into the water to ensure its sterility.
  • Left untreated in women, the bacteria can spread to the fallopian tubes and ovaries, and may lead to sterility.

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Word of the day apposite
Pronunciation: ˈapəzit
adjective
apt in the circumstances or relation to something