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1) Aeolis. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Aeolis, (e´lis) (KEY) or Aeolia (eo´le) (KEY) , ancient region of the west coast of Asia Minor (in present-day Turkey). Aeolis was not a geographic term but a collective...

2) Aeolis. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Asia Minor in present-day Turkey. It was made up of a group of cities founded by the Aeolians c. 1100 b.c....

3) Aeolia. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Aeolia, see Aeolis....

4) Aeolian. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. Of or relating to Aeolis or its people or culture. 2. Greek Mythology Of or relating to Aeolus. 3. aeolian Variant of eolian. 1. One of a Hellenic people of central...

5) Aeolia. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...See Aeolis....

6) Arcesilaus. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Arcesilaus, (arses´ila´s) (KEY) , c.316-c.241 B.C., Greek philosopher of Pitane in Aeolis. He was the principal figure of the Middle Academy. Despite his position...

7) Ephorus. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Ephorus, (ef´rs) (KEY) , c.405-330 B.C., Greek historian, b. Cyme in Aeolis; pupil of Isocrates. His chief work is a universal history, in 30 books, of which only...

8) Autolycus, Greek astronomer and mathematician. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...(otol´iks) (KEY) , fl. 4th cent. B.C., astronomer and mathematician of Pitane in Aeolis. Of his two extant works, that on the revolving sphere is said to be the oldest...

9) Cyme. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Smyrna in W Asian Turkey. It was the largest and most important of the 12 cities of Aeolis. In the late 5th cent. B.C., Cyme struggled to be free of Persian domination...

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