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."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FERTILITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fertility/ (accessed September 23, 2021).