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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Virility  \Vi*ril"i*ty\,  n.  [L.  virilitas:  cf  F.  virilit['e].] 
  The  quality  or  state  of  being  virile;  developed  manhood; 
  manliness;  specif.,  the  power  of  procreation;  as  exhaustion. 
  ``Virility  of  visage.''  --Holland. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  virility 
  n  1:  the  property  of  being  capable  of  copulation  and  procreation 
  2:  the  trait  of  being  manly;  having  the  characteristics  of  an 
  adult  male  [syn:  {manfulness},  {manliness}] 




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