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Eolic

or Ae·ol·ic

[ee-ol-ik]
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noun, adjective
  1. Aeolian.
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Aeolic

or E·ol·ic

[ee-ol-ik]
noun
  1. the Greek dialect of ancient Aeolis and Thessaly; Aeolian.
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adjective
  1. Architecture. noting or pertaining to a capital used in the Greek territories of the eastern Aegean in the 7th and 6th centuries b.c., having two volutes rising from a shaft in opposite directions, and often having below them two convex rings of leaf ornament in the form of water-lily buds.
  2. Aeolian2(def 1).
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Origin of Aeolic

1730–40; < Latin Aeolicus < Greek Aiolikós, equivalent to Aioleús (plural Aioleîs) + -ikos -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for eolic

Eolic

adjective, noun
  1. a variant spelling of Aeolic
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Aeolic

Eolic

adjective
  1. of or relating to the Aeolians or their dialect
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noun
  1. one of four chief dialects of Ancient Greek, spoken chiefly in Thessaly, Boeotia, and Aeolis
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Compare Arcadic, Doric, IonicSee also Attic (def. 3)
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