Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To make fertile; fertilize; impregnate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To fertilize; to fecundate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb rare, obsolete To make fertile; to fertilize.

Etymologies

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From fertility, with change of suffix after debilitate.

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