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e·ros

(ē'ros, ār'os),
In psychoanalysis, the life principle representing all instinctual tendencies toward procreation and life. See also entries under instinct Compare: thanatos.
[G. love]

Eros

(ĕr′ŏs′, îr′-)
n.
a. Psychiatry Sexual drive; libido.
b. The sum of all instincts for self-preservation.

Eros

[ir′os, er′os]
Etymology: Gk, mythic love-inciting son of Aphrodite
a Freudian term for the drive or instinct for survival, including self-preservation and continuation of the species through reproduction.

e·ros

(ār'os)
psychoanalysis The life principle representing all instinctual tendencies toward procreation and life.
[G. love]
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Masato Pearls created the Anteros Collection with the goal of bringing the exceptional beauty of precious gems and metals to consumers at an affordable price.
Anteros, the brother of Eros, was the god of fulfilled love and was sometimes associated with the feelings of a boy towards the dominant man in a pederastic relationship, but not necessarily so.
El primer Cupido se dice es el hijo de Mercurio y de la primera Diana; el segundo, de Mercurio y de la segunda Venus; y el tercero que es el mismo Anteros, de Marte y la tercera Venus" (Ciceron,III,23,60)
Finally, when the dance is ended there is 'a second Banquet, set downe before them from the Cloudes by two Loves', Eros and Anteros, for which the Venus fountain would indeed be a suitable setting.
Rinsler comments: "Amour is the god Eros, brother of Anteros, the lover in darkness betrayed by Psyche.
Pontian 21 July 230 (Wednesday) Anteros 21 Nov 235 (Saturday) Fabian 10 Jan 236 (Sunday) Lucius 25 June 253 (Saturday) Stephen 12 May 254 (Friday) Xystus II 30 Aug 257 (Sunday)
His brother was Anteros, the god of mutual love, who was sometimes described as his opponent.
Anteros has been raised 4lb for finishing second in the key race at last month's meeting and eight of the past ten winners had their most recent run over the course.
My tips of hot new bands playing the festival include JW Ridley (if you're a fan of The Cure), Saint PHNX (if you're a fan of Imagine Dragons), Anteros (if you're a fan of Blondie) and Catholic Action (for fans of Franz Ferdinand).
00 (2m 5f, PS3,899): 1, PRiNCEToN RoYALE (T Whelan) 5-1; 2, desoto County 8-11 Fav; 3, Anteros 2-1.
Anteros finished off his race well to land second, with 7-4 favourite Port Melon only third.