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sterility Syllabification: ste·ril·i·ty
Pronunciation: /stəˈrilədē/

Definition of sterility in English:


The quality or condition of being sterile: the disease can cause sterility in males the sterility of debate in the party
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  • 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.

Words that rhyme with sterility

ability, agility, civility, debility, docility, edibility, facility, fertility, flexility, fragility, futility, gentility, hostility, humility, imbecility, infantility, juvenility, liability, mobility, nihility, nobility, nubility, puerility, senility, servility, stability, tactility, tranquillity (US tranquility), usability, utility, versatility, viability, virility, volatility

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