"venereal" Definition

  1. a. Of or pertaining to venery, or sexual love; relating to sexual intercourse.
  2. a. Arising from sexual intercourse; as, a venereal disease; venereal virus or poison.
  3. a. Adapted to the cure of venereal diseases; as, venereal medicines.
  4. a. Adapted to excite venereal desire; aphrodisiac.
  5. a. Consisting of, or pertaining to, copper, formerly called by chemists Venus.
  6. n. The venereal disease; syphilis.

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Position in dictionary: 107188 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., a., a., a., a., n.,
Words that start with "venereal": 1
Words that end with "venereal": 2
Words that contain "venereal": 2
Next words in dictionary: venerean, venereous, venerous, venery, venesection, venetian, venew, veney, venge, vengeable
Previous words in dictionary: venerator, veneration, venerating, venerated, venerate, veneracea, venerable, venerability, venenose, venene

English Dictionary Definition of venereal

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