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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 Cl****ical architecture Aeolian
processes, wind-generated geologic processes Aeolian
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
processes, also spelled
to wind activity
in the study
to the wind's ability
- The Aeolian dominant scale
as the Hindu
♭6 [or ♭13], Aeolian
major, and melodic
major) is the fifth
- 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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