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Engelsk navneord: Venus

1. Venus (om ting) the second nearest planet to the sun; it is peculiar in that its rotation is slow and retrograde (in the opposite sense of the Earth and all other planets except Uranus); it is visible from Earth as an early `morning star' or an `evening star'


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBefore it was known that they were the same object the evening star was called Venus and the morning star was called Lucifer.


Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termerinferior planet, terrestrial planet


Tilhører disse overordnede termersolar system

2. Venus (om person) goddess of love; counterpart of Greek Aphrodite


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Urania


Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termerRoman deity

3. Venus (om dyr) type genus of the family Veneridae: genus of edible clams with thick oval shells


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)genus Venus


Mindre specifikke termermollusk genus


Tilhører disse specifikke termerhard clam, hard-shell clam, Mercenaria mercenaria, quahaug, quahog, round clam, Venus mercenaria


Tilhører disse overordnede termerfamily Veneridae, Veneridae









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