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Meaning of PHOSPHOR

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Phos"phor\, n. [Cf. G. phosphor. See {Phosphorus}.]
1. Phosphorus. [Obs.] --Addison.

2. The planet Venus, when appearing as the morning star;
   Lucifer. [Poetic] --Pope. Tennyson.

 
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