EROS

Earth Resources Observation System [U.S. Geological Survey]

Eros

Eros (s or s; Ἔρως, `Desire`), in Greek mythology, was the Greek god of love. His Roman counterpart was Cupid (`desire`). Some myths make him a primordial god, while in other myths, he is the son of Aphrodite. == Cult and depiction == Eros appears in ancient Greek sources under several different guises. In the earliest sources (the cosmog...
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Eros

Eros was a Greek god who made people fall in love by piercing them with his arrows. He was the son of Aphrodite.
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Eros

• (n.) Love; the god of love; -- by earlier writers represented as one of the first and creative gods, by later writers as the son of Aphrodite, equivalent to the Latin god Cupid.
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eros

(from the article `Christianity`) ...of Christianity. This transformation is evident in the New Testament departure from the Hellenistic understanding of love. The classical ... The immediate object of the Symposium, which records several banquet eulogies of ers (erotic love), is to find the highest manifestation of the love ... [2 r...
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Eros

(from the article `Western sculpture`) ...was happy to devote himself to the design of cutlery and fire grates, and, at the end of the century, Alfred Gilbert, creator of the most ...
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Eros

(Gr.) 1. Possessive desire or love, commonly erotic. 2. In Platonic thought, the driving force of life aspiring to the absolute Good; hence the motive underlying education, fine art, and philosophy. The connotation of aesthetic fascination, impersonality, and intense desire is retained in Plato's use of the term. Hence Eros is to be distinguished ....
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Eros

noun (Greek mythology) god of love; son of Aphrodite; identified with Roman Cupid
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Eros

(Amor or Cupid) God of love; son of Aphrodite.
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Eros

(astronomy) In astronomy, asteroid discovered in 1898 by German astronomer Gustav Witt. It was the first asteroid to be discovered that has an orbit coming within that of Mars. It passes within 22 million km/14 million mi of the E...
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EROS

(Experience pour la Recherche d'Objet Sombres) A French program to detect and study dark objects in the Galaxy, including brown dwarfs and MACHOs, through their gravitational microlensing effects on stars in the Large Magellanic Cloud. It employs the Schmidt camera and a charge-...
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Eros

(minor planet 433) Close-up by NEAR-Shoemaker The first near-Earth asteroid to be found and the second-largest one known. Eros was discovered in 1898 by the German astronomer Gustav Witt (1866-1946), director of the Urania Observatory in Berlin, and independently on t...
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Eros

[concept] Eros (s or s; ἔρως érōs `love, mostly of the sexual passion`) is one of the four words in Ancient Greek which can be rendered into English as `love”. The other three are storge, philia and agape. Eros refers to `intimate love” or romantic love; storge to familial love; philia to friendship as a kind of love; and agape r...
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EROS

[microkernel] EROS (The `Extremely Reliable Operating S`ystem) is an operating system developed beginning in 1991 by The EROS Group, LLC., the Johns Hopkins University, and the University of Pennsylvania. Features include automatic data and process persistence, some preliminary real-time support, and capability-based security. EROS is purel...
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EROS

[satellite] ==Satellites== ===EROS A=== EROS A was launched on the Russian Start-1 launcher on December 5, 2000, from the Svobodny Launch Complex in eastern Siberia, to a Low Earth orbit (LEO) altitude of 480 km. The satellite provides commercial images with an optical resolution of 1.8 meters. The satellite orbits earth in a sun synchronou...
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Eros

E'ros noun [ Latin , from Greek ... love, ... (personified) Eros, from ... to love.] (Greek Myth.) Love; the god of love; -- by earlier writers represented as one of the first and creative gods, by later writers as the son of Aphrodite, equivalent to the Latin god Cupid.
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EROS

acronym: Earth Resources Observation Satellite
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EROS

acronym: Earth Resources Observation System
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EROS

acronym: European River Ocean System (EEC)
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Eros

Eros (ēr'os, er'–) , in Greek religion and mythology, god of love. He was the personification of love in all its manifestations, including physical passion at its strongest, tender, romantic love, and playful, sportive love. According to some legends he was one of the oldest of t...
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eros

eros 1. Sexual love or desire. 2. In psychiatry, the libido or the psychic energy associated with it. 3. From Greek mythology, the god of love, son of Aphrodite. He was identified by the Romans with Cupid.
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Eros

Eros is a cultivated variety of potato.
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Eros

Eros is a friend of Mark Antony in Antony and Cleopatra.
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Eros

Eros is a Greek name for boys. The meaning is `god of love` The name Eros is most commonly given to Italian boys. (17 times more often than to American boys.) The name sounds like: Ares, Aris, Erez Similar names are: Enos, Eron
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Eros

Eros was the Greek god of sexual love (traditionally of homosexual relationships between older men and youths). By some accounts Eros was born from Chaos, in other accounts that he was the son of Aphrodite and her lover Ares. Eros developed in form through time, being a god of fertility and later with the Romans, in the form of Cupid, of more gentl...
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