variants or less commonly Aeolicism
plural -s
: an idiom or peculiarity of the Aeolic dialect

Word History


Aeol(ian) or Aeolic + -ism

First Known Use

1712, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Aeolism was in 1712

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“Aeolism.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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