Eolian attachment
Eolian E*o"li*an, a. [See {[AE]olian}.] 1. [AE]olian. [1913 Webster]

2. (Geol.) Formed, or deposited, by the action of wind, as dunes. [1913 Webster]

{Eolian attachment}, {Eolian harp}. See {[AE]olian}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Eolian harp — Eolian E*o li*an, a. [See {[AE]olian}.] 1. [AE]olian. [1913 Webster] 2. (Geol.) Formed, or deposited, by the action of wind, as dunes. [1913 Webster] {Eolian attachment}, {Eolian harp}. See {[AE]olian}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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