from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Greek Mythology See Aphrodite.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of siphonate bivalve mollusks, of the family Veneridæ, founded by Lamarck in 1806.
- n. A genus of monocotyledonous plants of the family Orchidaceæ. See Calypso, 1.
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- n. goddess of love and beauty and daughter of Zeus in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Venus
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