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(iːˈɒlɪk; ɪˈəʊlɪk)
adj, n
1. (Peoples) a variant spelling of Aeolic
2. (Languages) a variant spelling of Aeolic
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or E•ol•ic

(iˈɒl ɪk)

1. the group of ancient Greek dialects spoken in Aeolis, Lesbos, Thessaly, and Boeotia.
[1730–40; < Latin < Greek]
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Noun1.Eolic - the dialect of Ancient Greek spoken in Thessaly and Boeotia and Aeolis
Ancient Greek - the Greek language prior to the Roman Empire
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The main geodynamic events affecting Ica are earthquakes, inundations, debris flows, rock falls, and sandy eolic deposit.
Del Rio, "Towards an effective dimensional verification of eolic casting," in Proceedings of the 71st World Foundry Congress, October 2014.
At the flood-plain of the Danube the surface is covered by Pleistocene fluvial gravel, gravelly sand (7-10 m), sand, fine grained sand (10-15 m) and Holocene fluvial fine grained sand, gravel, and eolic sand.
Although the thickness of eolic sediments has not been studied in northeast Mendoza, Sepulveda (2001) notes that along the lower stretch of the river, eolic material may be 100 m thick.
Tses Glass has also appointed BDF Industries to develop and build its 25 MW Eolic Power Plant in Tses to power its furnaces.
It wasn't by chance that in June, Havana hosted the XII World Conference on Eolic (Wind) Energy and Renewable Energies--an event attended by experts from Europe, China, Latin America and elsewhere.