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Definitions of vent:
  • noun:   external opening of urinary or genital system of a lower vertebrate
  • noun:   a hole for the escape of gas or air
  • noun:   a slit in a garment (as in the back seam of a jacket)
  • noun:   a fissure in the earth's crust (or in the surface of some other planet) through which molten lava and gases erupt
  • noun:   activity that releases or expresses creative energy or emotion
    Example: "He gave vent to his anger"
  • verb:   expose to cool or cold air so as to cool or freshen
  • verb:   give expression or utterance to
    Example: "She vented her anger"
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #26953)

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