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Venusian

[vuh-noo-shuh n, -shee-uh n, -see-uh n, -nyoo-] /vəˈnu ʃən, -ʃi ən, -si ən, -ˈnyu-/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the planet Venus.
noun
2.
a supposed being inhabiting or coming from Venus.
Origin of Venusian
1895-1900
1895-1900; Venus + -ian
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  • I came back because I didn't want you and that Venusian hick to think you're the only ones with guts around here!

    Stand by for Mars! Carey Rockwell
  • No Venusian had ever been in those rooms before the abduction.

    The Bluff of the Hawk Anthony Gilmore
  • Just like that Venusian hick to be ready to sacrifice himself to get a Solar Medal!

    The Space Pioneers Carey Rockwell
  • And on each platform could be made out the figure of a Venusian guard.

    The Bluff of the Hawk Anthony Gilmore
  • I relish the idea of that Venusian instrument, by which one can learn all from another within a few minutes.

  • "I read your thematic on Venusian viruses," he said abruptly.

    Competition James Causey
  • Though the Venusian's weight still pressed him down in the seat, the muscular cramps were relieved.

    The Space Pioneers Carey Rockwell
  • She had the pale greenish Venusian skin, and she was too short and rather thick.

    George Loves Gistla James McKimmey
  • Speaking the Venusian dialect, he learned that Connel had escaped.

    The Revolt on Venus Carey Rockwell
British Dictionary definitions for Venusian

Venusian

/vɪˈnjuːzɪən/
adjective
1.
of, occurring on, or relating to the planet Venus
noun
2.
(in science fiction) an inhabitant of Venus
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