an aeneous beetle.
. Historical Examples The subsequent Azilian and Eneolithic cultures were crowded under the very roof of the grotto at the sides. Men of the Old Stone Age Henry Fairfield Osborn
aenon springs, a place near Salim where John baptized (John 3:23). It was probably near the upper source of the Wady Far’ah, an open valley extending from Mount Ebal to the Jordan. It is full of springs. A place has been found called ‘Ainun, four miles north of the springs. Historical Examples John baptized “in […]
Also, Aeolic. belonging to a nation of people in ancient Greece named after , its legendary founder. a member of one of the four main divisions of the prehistoric Greeks. Compare (def 5), (def 2), (def 3). (def 1). pertaining to , or to the winds in general. (usually lowercase) of or caused by the […]
- Aeolian deposits
plural noun (geology) sediments, such as loess, made up of windblown grains of sand or dust Historical Examples These are in part of glacial origin, and contain Scandinavian boulders; but fluviatile and aeolian deposits also occur. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 7 Various