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Ionian Definition

a member of an ancient Hellenic people inhabiting Attica, parts of western Asia Minor, and the Aegean islands in pre-classical times. (Wikipedia) - Ionic   (Redirected from Ionian) See also: Ion (disambiguation)

Ionic or Ionian may refer to:

  • 1 In ancient Greece
  • 2 In arts, entertainment, and media
  • 3 In astronomy
  • 4 In business
  • 5 In chemistry
  • 6 In geography and geology
  • 7 In shipping
  • 8 In typography
  • 9 See also

In ancient Greece
  • Ionian School (philosophy) in ancient Greek philosophy
  • Ionia, an ancient region in western Anatolia, in which the Ionian settlers established some colonies.
  • Ionian Revolt, a revolt by Greek Ionians against the Persian Empire
  • Ionians, a people, one of the three great divisions of the ancient Greek people
  • Ionic alphabet
  • Ionic Greek, any of several related dialects in the ancient Greek language
  • Ionic meter, typically based on the metrical unit ˘˘¯¯
  • Ionic numeral system, a certain numeral system with Greek numerals
  • Ionic order, one of the orders of classical architecture
In arts, entertainment, and media
  • Ionian mode, one of the modes in modal music
  • The Ionian Mission (1981), an historical novel by Patrick O''Brian
In astronomy
  • Ionian - of or relating to Io, a moon of the planet Jupiter
  • Ionian mons - mountain on Io, one of tallest in Solar system
In business
  • Ionian Technologies, a biotechnology company
In chemistry
  • Ion, in physics and chemistry, an atom or group of atoms with a net electric charge
    • Ionic bond, a type of chemical bond involving ions
    • Ionic compound, a chemical compound in which ions are held together in a lattice structure by ionic bonds
    • Ionic crystal, a crystal consisting of ions bound together by their electrostatic attraction
    • Ionic equation, a chemical equation in which electrolytes are written as dissociated ions
    • Ionic liquid, a liquid that essentially contains only ions
    • Ionic polarization, polarization caused by relative displacements between ions in ionic crystals
    • Ionic potential, the ratio of electric charge to the radius of an ion
    • Ionic radius, a measure of the size of an ion in a crystal lattice
    • Ionic strength, a function of the concentration of all ions present in a solution
    • Ionic transfer, the transfer of ions from one liquid phase to another
In geography and geology
  • Ionian Islands, seven Greek islands which lie on the eastern coast of the Ionian Sea
  • Ionian Sea, an arm of the Mediterranean Sea between Greece and Southern Italy
  • Ionian Stage, a proposed stage of the Pleistocene epoch, named after the Ionian Sea
In shipping
  • RMS Ionic (1883), a steamship ocean liner built for the White Star Line
  • SS Ionic (1902), a steamship ocean liner built for the White Star Line
  • SS Ionic Star (1917), a steamship trading vessel built for the Blue Star Line
In typography
  • Ionic No. 5, a typeface

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