Venereal disease

Any of a number of different sexually transmitted diseases.

venereal disease

Type: Term Definitions: 1. cypridophobia, venereophobia.
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venereal disease

[n] - a communicable disease transmitted by sexual intercourse or genital contact
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Venereal disease

any disease that is usually spread through sexual intercourse or genital contact
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Venereal disease

Disease contracted through sexual contact. Also known as STD or Sexually Transmitted Disease.
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Venereal disease

Venereal disease: A disease that is contracted and transmitted by sexual contact, caused by microorganisms that survive on the skin or mucus membranes, or that are transmitted via semen, vaginal secretions, or blood during intercourse. Because the genital areas provide a moist, warm environment that is especially conducive to the proliferation of b...
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venereal disease

<microbiology> A disease contracted through sexual intercourse. ... Examples include syphilis, gonorrhoea, chlamydia and lymphogranuloma venereum. ... Synonym: sexually transmitted disease. ... (12 Jan 1998) ...
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venereal disease

VD noun a communicable infection transmitted by sexual intercourse or genital contact
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venereal disease

sexually transmitted disease.
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venereal disease

any of a number of contagious diseases that are most commonly acquired in sexual intercourse. See sexually transmitted disease.
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venereal disease

Type: Term Synonyms: sexually transmitted disease
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Venereal Disease

A disease that is spread through intimate sexual contact., which includes vaginal sex, oral sex and anal sex. A sexually transmitted disease can also be spread from one infected person to another individual by the use of IV drugs, childbirth, a blood transfusion and breastfeeding. Using a condom during any type of sexual contact is the best way to ...
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venereal disease

venereal disease (vunēr'ēul) : see sexually transmitted disease.
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venereal disease

Any disease mainly transmitted by sexual contact, although commonly the term is used specifically for gonorrhoea and syphilis, both occurring worldwide, and chancroid (`soft sore`) and lymphogranuloma venerum, seen mostly in the tropics. The term sexually transmitted disease (STD) is more o...
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Venereal Disease

Any infection that can be sexually transmitted, such as chlamydia, gonorrhea, ureaplasma and syphilis. Many of these diseases interfere with fertility.
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