Aeolian


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Related to Aeolian: aeolian harp, Aeolian mode, Æolian mode
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a member of one of four linguistic divisions of the prehistoric Greeks

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the ancient Greek inhabitants of Aeolia

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Stabilised sand dunes have been shown to be ideal sites to investigate the presence of aeolian dust (Chen et al.
Our penultimate destination was Panarea, one of the Aeolian Islands, which lie in the Tyrrhenian Sea above Sicily's northern coast.
The determinations we present here are the results of samples where the association between dated aeolian sands and the Late Middle Palaeolithic material is based on stratigraphical evidence showing that the aeolian sand below and above the artefact concentrations in the extraction pits are of the same time period.
Only a part of kinetic energy of wind can be transformed in mechanic energy by Aeolian turbine (Lazarescu, 2003).
But to stay one step ahead of the package crowd, take my advice and get yourself to the Aeolian Islands.
They include some of Italy's glitziest addresses as well as stylish B&Bs, traditional dome-shaped Trulli hotels and the coolest chill-out places in the Aeolian Islands, off the coast of Sicily.
June 1992: The scene of the bloodbath murder, Aeolian House, goes up for sale.
Essays discuss national songs published without music, Shelley and Coleridge's depictions of the Aeolian harp, poetry by Blake, George Eliot, Tennyson, Christina and D.
Aeolian processes are most effective during the late fall and winter when winds are strong and vegetation cover is at a minimum.
2001) with a consistent aeolian sedimentological character (Peterson et al.
The trips, which include direct flights from the UK and good quality accommodation and meals, are to: Sicily and the Aeolian Islands in Italy (in May and costing pounds 660 per person) which takes in a visit to Etna, offering the possibility of seeing active lava flows.
The harp and flute of the Aeolian Duo appear in November, and Red Campion will "Blow the Cold Winter Away" in a Christmas programme on December 12.
We could have visited the Aeolian Islands or Palermo.
An aeolian lag of lithic debitage and tools surrounds the base of the mound; artefacts are less abundant on its surface.