[vey-dik, vee-] /ˈveɪ dɪk, ˈvi-/
of or relating to the or .
of or relating to the Aryans who settled in India c1500 b.c., or to their literature or religion.
Also called Vedic Sanskrit. the language of the , closely related to classical Sanskrit.
of or relating to the Vedas or the ancient form of Sanskrit in which they are written
of or relating to the ancient Indo-European settlers in India, regarded as the originators of many of the traditions preserved in the Vedas
the classical form of Sanskrit; the language of the Vedas
1840s, from Veda + -ic.
[vej-i-tair-ee-uh n] /ˌvɛdʒ ɪˈtɛər i ən/ noun 1. a person who does not eat or does not believe in eating meat, fish, fowl, or, in some cases, any food derived from animals, as eggs or cheese, but subsists on , fruits, nuts, grain, etc. adjective 2. of or relating to or vegetarians. 3. devoted to […]
[vej-i-tey-tiv] /ˈvɛdʒ ɪˌteɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. growing or developing as or like plants; . 2. of, relating to, or concerned with or growth. 3. of or relating to the plant kingdom. 4. noting the parts of a plant not specialized for reproduction. 5. (of reproduction) asexual. 6. denoting or pertaining to those bodily functions that […]
[vuh-neer-ee-uh l] /vəˈnɪər i əl/ adjective 1. arising from, connected with, or transmitted through sexual intercourse, as an infection. 2. pertaining to conditions so arising. 3. infected with or suffering from a sexually transmitted disease: a venereal patient. 4. adapted to the cure of such disease: a venereal remedy. 5. of or relating to sexual […]
[ven-uh-muh s] /ˈvɛn ə məs/ adjective 1. (of an animal) having a gland or glands for secreting ; able to inflict a poisoned bite, sting, or wound: a venomous snake. 2. full of or containing ; poisonous: a venomous wound; a venomous potion. 3. spiteful; malignant: a venomous attack; a venomous tongue. /nɒnˈvɛnəməs/ adjective 1. […]