impotence impotence  /ˈɪm pə təns/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the quality of lacking strength or power; being weak and feeble
  2. (n) an inability (usually of the male animal) to copulate

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Within nine weeks, the men's testosterone levels had decreased by an average of one-thirdand in some cases to within the range where impotence and infertility could occur.
  2. A trip to the urologist's office confirmed that Joe's impotence was primarily a physical problem not enough blood was flowing into his penis.
  3. At the Mart funeral last Sunday, expressions of anger, fear and impotence were the norm.

News

  • Apricus impotence drug approved in 10 countries

    Apricus Biosciences Inc. said Monday that its impotence drug Vitaros has been approved in 10 European countries. The company said Vitaros is now approved in the Netherlands, Germany, France, Italy, and ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

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