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venus eris, f

VAN-, loveliness, attractiveness, beauty, grace, elegance, charm: Quo fugit venus? H.: Fabula nullius veneris sine pondere et arte, H.—As a proper name, Venus, goddess of love, C., V., H., O.Love, sexual love: sine Cerere et Libero friget Venus, T., V., O., Ta.A love, beloved object, beloved: mea, V.: quae te cumque domat venus, H.The planet Venus.—Of dice, when each of four dice showed a different number, the best throw, Venus throw (poet. for iactus Venereus), H.

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