Sentence Examples


  • By degrees the fecundity improved, and in about twenty years became equal to what it is in Europe.
  • Such is their fecundity that it has been asserted that one female (probably of P. vestimenti) may in eight weeks produce five thousand descendants.
  • Viability, by which are meant fecundity, longevity and vigour, was low in average.
  • The larger beasts of prey are not met with, and little check is therefore put on the natural fecundity of the graminivorous species.
  • The marriage rates in quinquennial periods up to 1905 were 19.6, 18.6, 21.0, 19.8, 15.6, 18.6, 18.6, 18.6, 17.4 and 17.4; the ratio of marriages to the marriageable population was for males (above 16 years) 61.5, for females (above 14) 46.0; the fecundity of marriages seemed to have increased, being about twice as high for foreigners as for natives.
 

How would you define fecundity? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus

Words near fecundity in the dictionary