Usage examples for sterility

  1. It is deemed unsafe food for stallions, as it is said to induce impotence or sterility – Pratt's Practical Pointers on the Care of Livestock and Poultry by Pratt Food Co.
  2. However, of 16 first- cousin marriages of which the record expressly stated " no issue," or where it was practically certain that no issue was possible, the average age of the brides was 34. 3 years and that of the grooms was 39 years, showing that consanguinity could not have been the only cause of their sterility – Consanguineous Marriages in the American Population by George B. Louis Arner