- sexually transmitted disease. Abbreviation: VD
Origin of venereal disease
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The venereal-disease problem has given a great deal of trouble in Egypt as elsewhere.
The venereal-disease problem in the early part of 1916 gave very great concern, and active measures were taken to deal with it.
It is suggested that this form of prophylaxis might be carried out by an orderly at the venereal-disease clinics.Venereal Diseases in New Zealand (1922)
Committee Of The Board Of Health
- any of various diseases, such as syphilis or gonorrhoea, transmitted by sexual intercourseAbbreviation: VD
- Any of several contagious diseases, such as syphilis and gonorrhea, contracted through sexual intercourse; a sexually transmitted disease.
- See sexually transmitted disease.