The ground was fertile, with alluvial, or unconsolidated, soil.
From the resourceful rat to the fertile pig, the 12 zodiac heads ostensibly represent different periods in the Chinese calendar.
The Metropouloses have found that the global market can be fertile ground for production innovation.
Or has he merely chosen to swap L.A. for the fertile countryside of his homeland?
My mind is as fertile as when I graduated from Barnard College.
The fertile cone is small, and is placed at the top of the stem.
Even the fertile vale, in the hollow of which it lay, had ceased to have existence.
It long has had the reputation of being one of the most fertile and successfully managed farming estates in the East.
The coast, and especially the southern extremity, are fertile.
But it was not in mere naturalism that Chateaubriand was to find his most fertile and most successful theme.
mid-15c., from Middle French fertil and directly from Latin fertilis "bearing in abundance, fruitful, productive," from ferre "to bear" (see infer). Fertile Crescent (1914) was coined by U.S. archaeologist James H. Breasted (1865-1935).
fertile fer·tile (fûr'tl)
Capable of conceiving and bearing young.
Fertilized. Used of an ovum.