Venusian

/veuh nooh"sheuhn, -shee euhn, -see euhn, -nyooh"-/, adj.
1. of or pertaining to the planet Venus.
n.
2. a supposed being inhabiting or coming from Venus.
[1895-1900; VENUS + -IAN]

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