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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ven·om /ˈvɛnəm/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ven·om /ˈvɛnəm/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ven·om n.
 1. Matter fatal or injurious to life; poison; particularly, the poisonous matter which certain animals, such as serpents, scorpions, bees, etc., secrete in a state of health, and communicate by biting or stinging.
    Or hurtful worm with cankered venom bites.   --Milton.
 2. Spite; malice; malignity; evil quality. --Chaucer.  “The venom of such looks.”
 Syn: -- Venom; virus; bane.  See Poison.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ven·om, v. t.  To infect with venom; to envenom; to poison.  [R.] Venomed vengeance.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: toxin secreted by animals; secreted by certain snakes and
           poisonous insects (e.g., spiders and scorpions)
      2: feeling a need to see others suffer [syn: malice, maliciousness,
          spite, spitefulness]