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variant of veno- before a vowel.
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How to use ven- in a sentence
[E]ven a slight edge in ability can translate into enormous payoffs.Some CEOs Are More Valuable Than Others|David Frum|January 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She hat haar as prown ash a pretzel,Her eyes vas himmel-plue, Und ven dey looket indo mine,Dey shplit mine heart in two.The Book of Humorous Verse|Various
Ven you shall make yet some moneys and go to Europe, you shall see.Stories in Light and Shadow|Bret Harte
It gif me a cholt, Matt, ven you saidt dose t'ings vas bearls, und I recollectioned vat vas saidt in der note about bearls.Motor Matt's Mystery|Stanley R. Matthews
I wish you could ha' heard how the women screamed, Sammy, ven they picked up the shepherd from underneath the table—Hollo!
Blessed if I don't think that ven a man's wery poor, he rushes out of his lodgings, and eats oysters in reg'lar desperation.'
British Dictionary definitions for ven-
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