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aeolian adj
1 relating to or caused by wind
2 of or pertaining to Aeolus, the Greek god of the winds n : a member of one of the four divisions of the prehistoric Greeks [syn: Eolian]

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  1. Of, relating to, caused by, or carried by the wind
  2. carried, deposited or eroded by the wind.
    Outside the aeolian sounds came from the woods, where the wind blew contumely through the trees.



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aeolian in German: Äolisch
aeolian in Dutch: Aeolisch
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