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venery

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noun ven·ery \ˈve-nə-rē\

Definition of venery

  1. 1 :  the art, act, or practice of hunting

  2. 2 :  animals that are hunted :  game



Origin of venery

Middle English venerie, from Anglo-French, from Old French vener to hunt, from Latin venari — more at venison


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with venery


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venery

noun ven·ery

Definition of venery

  1. 1 :  the pursuit of or indulgence in sexual pleasure

  2. 2 :  sexual intercourse



Origin of venery

Middle English venerie, from Medieval Latin veneria, from Latin vener-, venus sexual desire


First Known Use: 15th century


Medical Dictionary

venery

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noun ven·ery \ˈven-ə-rē\

Medical Definition of venery

plural ven·er·ies

  1. 1:  the pursuit of or indulgence in sexual pleasure

  2. 2:  sexual intercourse




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