noun, (used with a plural verb)
a group of Greek islands including Corfu, Levkas, Ithaca, Cephalonia, Paxos, and Zante off the W coast of Greece, and Cerigo off the S coast.
a group of Greek islands in the Ionian Sea, consisting of Corfu, Cephalonia, Zante, Levkas, Ithaca, Cythera, and Paxos: ceded to Greece in 1864. Pop: 212 984 (2001). Area: 2307 sq km (891 sq miles)
noun, Music. 1. an authentic church mode represented on the white keys of a keyboard instrument by an ascending scale from C to C.
[ahy-on-ik] /aɪˈɒn ɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to . 2. pertaining to or occurring in the form of . [ahy-on-ik] /aɪˈɒn ɪk/ adjective 1. Architecture. noting or pertaining to one of the five classical orders that in ancient Greece consisted of a fluted column with a molded base and a capital composed of four […]
noun 1. an arm of the Mediterranean between S Italy, E Sicily, and Greece. noun 1. the part of the Mediterranean Sea between SE Italy, E Sicily, and Greece
noun, Chemistry. 1. the electrostatic bond between two ions formed through the transfer of one or more electrons. noun 1. another name for electrovalent bond ionic bond (ī-ŏn’ĭk) A chemical bond formed between two ions with opposite charges. Ionic bonds form when one atom gives up one or more electrons to another atom. These bonds […]