Definition of Venetian

1. Noun. A resident of Venice.

Group relationships: Venezia, Venice
Generic synonyms: Italian



2. Adjective. Of or relating to or characteristic of Venice or its people. "Venetian canals"
Partainyms: Venice
Derivative terms: Venice

Definition of Venetian

1. a. Of or pertaining to Venice in Italy.

2. n. A native or inhabitant of Venice.

3. n. Galligaskins.

4. a. Of or pertaining to Venice in Italy.

5. n. A native or inhabitant of Venice.

6. n. Galligaskins.

Definition of Venetian

1. Adjective. Of, from, or relating to Venice. ¹

2. Noun. An inhabitant or a resident of Venice and the region of Venezia. ¹

3. Proper noun. The Romance language spoken mostly in the Veneto region of Italy, sometimes considered to be a dialect of Italian. It should not be confused with Venetic, an extinct Indo-European language once spoken in the same area. ¹

4. Proper noun. The form of this language spoken in Venice. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Venetian

1. a flexible window screen [n -S]

Medical Definition of Venetian

1. Of or pertaining to Venice in Italy. Venetian blind, a blind for windows, doors, etc, made of thin slats, either fixed at a certain angle in the shutter, or movable, and in the latter case so disposed as to overlap each other when close, and to show a series of open spaces for the admission of air and light when in other positions. Venetian carpet, an inexpensive carpet, used for passages and stairs, having a woolen warp which conceals the weft; the pattern is therefore commonly made up of simple stripes. Venetian chalk, a white compact or steatite, used for marking on cloth, etc. Venetian door, a door having long, narrow windows or panes of glass on the sides. Venetian glass, a kind of glass made by the Venetians, for decorative purposes, by the combination of pieces of glass of different colours fused together and wrought into various ornamental patterns. Venetian red, a brownish red colour, prepared from sulphate of iron; called also scarlet ocher. Venetian soap. See Castile soap, under Soap. Venetian sumac, a window consisting of a main window with an arched head, having on each side a long and narrow window with a square head. Origin: Cf. It. Veneziano, L. Venetianus. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Venetian

venereans
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venereous
venerer
venerers
venerid
venerids
veneries
venerous
venesect
venesection
venesections
venetian (current term)
venetian red
venetian reds
venetians
venew
venewe
venewes
venews
veney
veneys
venezolano
venezolanos
venge
vengeable
vengeance

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