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 for venereal
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Venereal \Ve*ne"re*al\, a. [L. venereus, venerius, fr. Venus,
     Veneris, Venus, the goddess of love. See Venerate.]
     1. Of or pertaining to venery, or sexual love; relating to
        sexual intercourse.
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              Into the snare I fell
              Of fair, fallacious looks, venereal trains,
              Softened with pleasure and voluptuous life.
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     2. (Med.)
        (a) Arising from sexual intercourse; as, a venereal
            disease; venereal virus or poison.
        (b) Adapted to the cure of venereal diseases; as, venereal
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     3. Adapted to excite venereal desire; aphrodisiac.
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     4. Consisting of, or pertaining to, copper, formerly called
        by chemists Venus. [Obs.] --Boyle.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Venereal \Ve*ne"re*al\, n. (Med.)
     The venereal disease; syphilis.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: of or relating to the external sex organs; "genital
             herpes"; "venereal disease" [syn: genital, venereal]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  31 Moby Thesaurus words for "venereal":
     amorous, aphrodisiac, aphroditous, arousing, carnal, erogenic,
     erogenous, erotic, eroticizing, erotogenic, fleshly, gamic,
     genital, heterosexual, libidinal, nuptial, oversexed, potent,
     procreative, sensual, sex, sexed, sexlike, sexual, sexy, social,
     stimulating, straight, syphilitic, undersexed, voluptuous

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