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adjective as in fleshly

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Conservatives on Twitter howl derisively at these polls as if their purveyors are offering alchemical cures for venereal disease.

It lists Mike's grandfather, "Dr. D. N. Peschkowsky," as a specialist in venereal disease.

It is certain that what is considered the more severe of these venereal diseases may be acquired quite innocently.

A very great change has come over the attitude of the medical profession towards the so-called venereal diseases in recent years.

This includes all the infant diseases, and the deadly venereal diseases.

Or maybe it is a case of venereal disease, in a young man who was drafted into the army and turned loose amid the joys of Paris.

There was a case reported in Germany of 236 children who contracted venereal disease from swimming in a public bath.


On this page you'll find 123 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to venereal, such as: earthly, lewd, sensuous, wanton, animal, and bodily.

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