Definition of aeolian adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(especially US English eolian) adjective
BrE BrE//iːˈəʊliən//
; NAmE NAmE//iːˈoʊliən//
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connected with or caused by the action of the wind Word Originearly 17th cent.: from the name Aeolus (the god of the winds in Greek mythology) + -ian.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: aeolian

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