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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  AEolic  \[AE]*ol"ic\  ([-e]*[o^]l"[i^]k),  a.  [L.  Aeolicus  Gr 
  A'ioliko`s.] 
  [AE]olian,  1;  as  the  [AE]olic  dialect;  the  [AE]olic  mode. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  AEolic  \[AE]*ol"ic\,  a.  [L.  Aeolus,  Gr  ?,  name  of  the  god  of 
  the  winds.]  (Phys.  Geog.) 
  Pertaining  to  caused  by  or  designating,  the  action  of  the 
  wind  in  modifiying  the  earth's  surface;  as  [ae]olic  erosion; 
  [ae]olic  sand.  [Written  also  {eolic}.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Aeolic 
  n  :  the  dialect  of  Ancient  Greek  spoken  in  Thessaly  and  Boeotia 
  and  Aeolis  [syn:  {Aeolic},  {Eolic}] 




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