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Eolian definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

EO'LIAN
EOL'IC, a. Pertaining to Aeolia or Aeolis, in Asia Minor, inhabited by Greeks.
The Eolic dialect of the Greek language, was the dialect used by the inhabitants of that country.
Eolian lyre or harp, is a simple stringed instrument that sounds by the impulse of air, from Aeolus, the deity of the winds.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a member of one of four linguistic divisions of the prehistoric Greeks [syn: Aeolian, Eolian]

Merriam Webster's

also aeolian adjective Etymology: Latin Aeolus, Aeolus Date: 1622 borne, deposited, produced, or eroded by the wind

Oxford Reference Dictionary

US var. of AEOLIAN.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Eolian E*o"li*an, a. [See [AE]olian.] 1. [AE]olian. 2. (Geol.) Formed, or deposited, by the action of wind, as dunes. Eolian attachment, Eolian harp. See [AE]olian.



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