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Eros         

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      n  
1      (Greek myth)   the god of love, son of Aphrodite,   (Roman counterpart)    Cupid  
2      (Also called)    life instinct   (in Freudian theory) the group of instincts, esp. sexual, that govern acts of self-preservation and that tend towards uninhibited enjoyment of life  
   Compare       Thanatos  
     (Greek: desire, sexual love)  
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Eros          [2]  
      n   an asteroid with a mean distance from the earth of 217 million kilometres, though it may come within 25 million kilometres  

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ERO     (in New Zealand)  
      abbrev. for   Education Review Office  

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erose, Évros, ERS

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