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

     

    Apollonian

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˌæpəˈləʊniən//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌæpəˈloʊniən//
     
     
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  1. 1connected with the ancient Greek god Apollo
  2. 2(formal) connected with the controlled and reasonable aspects of human nature
  3. compare Dionysiac
    Word Originvia Latin from Greek Apollōnios + -ian.
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