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Definition of AEolian
AEolianAEolian [AE]*o"li*an, a. [L. Aeolius, Gr. ?.]
1. Of or pertaining to [AE]olia or [AE]olis, in Asia Minor,
colonized by the Greeks, or to its inhabitants; [ae]olic;
as, the [AE]olian dialect.
2. Pertaining to [AE]olus, the mythic god of the winds;
pertaining to, or produced by, the wind; a["e]rial.
Viewless forms the [ae]olian organ play. --Campbell.
[AE]olian attachment, a contrivance often attached to a
pianoforte, which prolongs the vibrations, increases the
volume of sound, etc., by forcing a stream of air upon the
[AE]olian harp, [AE]olian lyre, a musical instrument
consisting of a box, on or in which are stretched strings,
on which the wind acts to produce the notes; -- usually
placed at an open window. --Moore.
[AE]olian mode (Mus.), one of the ancient Greek and early
Meaning of AEolian from wikipedia
order, an early order
of classical architecture Aeolian
processes, wind-generated geologic processes Aeolian
- The Aeolian
mode is a musical
mode or, in modern
usage, a diatonic scale
the natural minor
scale. On the white piano
keys, it is the scale...
- The Aeolian Islands
(/iːˈoʊliən/ ee-OH-lee-ən; Italian: Isole Eolie
[ˈiːzole eˈɔːlje]; Sicilian: Ìsuli Eoli; Gr****: Αιολίδες Νήσοι, romanized: Aiolídes...
- The Aeolians
(/iːˈoʊliənz/; Gr****: Αἰολεῖς) were one of the four major tribes
Gr****s divided themselves
in the ancient period
(along with the...
is the third album
by the German metal
band The Ocean released
in 28 November
2005. It is the second
part of a two-CD project
processes, also spelled
to wind activity
in the study
to the wind's ability
- An Aeolian
harp (also wind harp) is a musical instrument
that is pla**** by the wind. Named
for Aeolus, the ancient
Gr**** god of the wind, the traditional...
- Aeolian landforms
are features produced
or constructive action
of the wind. These features
may be built
up from sand or snow, or...
- The Aeolian Company
was the world's largest
firm manufacturing player
organs, pianos, sheet
- Aeolian sound
tone is sound
that is produced
by wind when it p****es over or through
objects. Historically, Aeolus
was the Gr**** ruler
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