Definitions for venereal disease

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vene′real disease`(n.)

  1. Category: Pathology

    Ref: sexually transmitted disease.; Abbr.: VD 1

Origin of venereal disease:

1650–60

Princeton's WordNet

  1. venereal disease, VD, venereal infection, social disease, Cupid's itch, Cupid's disease, Venus's curse, dose, sexually transmitted disease, STD(noun)

    a communicable infection transmitted by sexual intercourse or genital contact

Wiktionary

  1. venereal disease(Noun)

    Any of several contagious diseases, such as syphilis and gonorrhea, contracted through sexual intercourse.

Freebase

  1. Venereal Disease

    Our Hidden Enemy: Veneral Disease was an award winning public service announcement on KOAC radio in 1942.

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