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Venus

Venus

WordNet



noun


(1)   Type genus of the family Veneridae: genus of edible clams with thick oval shells
(2)   The second nearest planet to the sun; visible from Earth as an early `morning star' or an `evening star'
"Before it was known that they were the same object the evening star was called Venus and the morning star was called Lucifer"
(3)   Goddess of love; counterpart of Greek Aphrodite
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Proper noun



  1. the goddess of love, beauty, and natural productivity
  2. The second planet in our solar system, named for the goddess; represented in astronomy and astrology by ♀.