- the quality of being fecund; capacity, especially in female animals, of producing young in great numbers.
- fruitfulness or fertility, as of the earth.
- the capacity of abundant production: fecundity of imagination.
- fertility; fruitfulness
- intellectual fruitfulness; creativity
early 15c., from Latin fecunditatem (nominative fecunditas) “fruitfulness, fertility,” from fecundus (see fecund).
- The capacity for producing offspring, especially in abundance.