FERTILITY By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 Biology. The potential of an individual to reproduce. Usually applied to female but can also be used to refer to males as well. Compare fecundity. FERTILITY: "Fertility is a representation of being able to reproduce." Related Psychology Terms MALE-MALE COMPETITION FAMILY KIN SELECTION SPERM COMPETITION BIOPHYSICS FAIRNESS MENOPAUSE FASCINATION CAPACITY PARENTAL INVESTMENT Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FERTILITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fertility/ (accessed December 7, 2019).