Ionic

Definitions

  • Diagram showing elements of the Ionic order
    Diagram showing elements of the Ionic order
  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj ionic containing or involving or occurring in the form of ions "ionic charge","ionic crystals","ionic hydrogen"
    • adj Ionic of or relating to Ionia or its inhabitants or its language
    • adj Ionic of or pertaining to the Ionic order of classical Greek architecture
    • n Ionic the dialect of Ancient Greek spoken and written in Attica and Athens and Ionia
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Ionic (Pros) A foot consisting of four syllables: either two long and two short, -- that is, a spondee and a pyrrhic, in which case it is called the greater Ionic; or two short and two long, -- that is, a pyrrhic and a spondee, in which case it is called the smaller Ionic.
    • Ionic (Pros) A verse or meter composed or consisting of Ionic feet.
    • Ionic (Print) Ionic type.
    • Ionic Of or pertaining to Ionia or the Ionians.
    • Ionic (Arch) Pertaining to the Ionic order of architecture, one of the three orders invented by the Greeks, and one of the five recognized by the Italian writers of the sixteenth century. Its distinguishing feature is a capital with spiral volutes. See Illust. of Capital.
    • Ionic The Ionic dialect; as, the Homeric Ionic .
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • ionic Of, pertaining, or relating to the Iones or Ionians as a race, or to one of the regions named from them, Ionia or the Ionian Islands: as, the Ionic dialect or school; the Ionic order.
    • ionic In ancient prosody, constituting a foot of two long syllables followed by two shorts, or vice versa; pertaining to or consisting of such feet: as, an Ionic foot, colon, verse, or system; Ionic rhythm.
    • n ionic In prosody: An Ionic foot.
    • n ionic An Ionic verse or meter.
    • ionic In physical chemistry, of or pertaining to an ion or the ions which carry an electric current in electrolysis: see Arrhenius's theory of electrolytic or ionic dissociation.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Ionic ī-on′ik relating to Ionia in Greece: denoting an order in architecture distinguished by the ram's-horn volute of its capital—also Iō′nian
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. Ionicus, Gr. , fr. Ionia

Usage

In literature:

Not even me and I know a man can survive ionic weapons.
"Dead World" by Jack Douglas
Through the tablinum the peristyle is seen, with two of its Ionic capitals still remaining.
"Museum of Antiquity" by L. W. Yaggy
The capitals are of the 'Pseudo-Ionic' type, with roughly cut Ionic volutes.
"Byzantine Churches in Constantinople" by Alexander Van Millingen
On the entablature more columns of about the same height as those below, but with Ionic capitals, stand in pairs.
"Portuguese Architecture" by Walter Crum Watson
The roof is supported by six Ionic columns.
"Italy, the Magic Land" by Lilian Whiting
The chapel stands well at the junction of four important roads; its Ionic portico is dignified and suitable to the position.
"Hampstead and Marylebone" by Geraldine Edith Mitton
It is an Ionic building with a rustic basement, and within are spacious state-apartments and ample accommodations for the family.
"England, Picturesque and Descriptive" by Joel Cook
IT'S EXTREMELY CLASSICAL, AND TAKEN FROM THE 'IONIC.
"Punch - Volume 25 (Jul-Dec 1853)" by Various
It is a square building of white granite without and white marble within, surmounted by a cupola with Ionic columns.
"Victory out of Ruin" by Norman Maclean
Solon's council had been based on the four Ionic tribes.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 3" by Various
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In news:

Ionic foot baths have Achilles' heel.
Bio Ionic Free Style Hair Dryer .
Ionic air rinsers increase production.
Today's ionic rinsers do the same job as a water rinser.
Amphiphilic vs Ionic Amphiphilic Molecule.
Apple granted patent for ionic cooling system.
Ionic Liquids for Cleaning Operations at Air Force Logistics Centers.
Ionic air purifiers' dirty little secret: They don't get rid of dust.
Ionic bonds have never been more adorable.
Revision of D6301 - 08 Standard Practice for Collection of On-Line Composite Samples of Suspended Solids and Ionic Solids in Process Water.
WK39297 Standard Practice for Collection of On-Line Composite Samples of Suspended Solids and Ionic Solids in Process Water.
Visitors attending Chinacoat 2012 will be introduced to the new innovative grade of non ionic thickener, CoapurTM 3020.
PARKER IONICS POWDER COATING SYSTEMS Westland, MI United States.
My search for better health led me to try an ionic detox foot bath.
Parker Ionics' Q-Flo (spray to waste) and Vari-Flo (reclaim) powder coating booths feature robust construction along with conservatively designed airflow characteristics.
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In science:

Ionic screening of charge interactions remains one of the most vigorously discussed properties of polyelectrolyte solutions [1, 2].
Osmotic Properties of Charged Cylinders: Critical Evaluation of Counterion Condensation Theory
The other is the ionic radius modification which is the A-site substitution with ions having the same valence but different ionic radius.
Anomaly in Spin Excitation Spectrum of Double-Exchange Systems with Randomness
Therefore, it is widely accepted that the ionic radius modification gives a bandwidth control.
Anomaly in Spin Excitation Spectrum of Double-Exchange Systems with Randomness
Starting from LSMO as a reference, we focus on the ionic radius control by the A-site substitutions.
Anomaly in Spin Excitation Spectrum of Double-Exchange Systems with Randomness
Let us now consider another important result of the ionic radius modification which is the systematic change in the spin excitation spectrum.
Anomaly in Spin Excitation Spectrum of Double-Exchange Systems with Randomness
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