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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Describing a style of Greek architecture having columns with decorations like scrolls at the top.

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  • The classical architecture used for the new building included ionic columns.
  • ionic charge
  • D. Keynes joined them a year later and there was soon a small group interested in ionic mechanisms in living cells.
  • As this bond occurs between electrically charged atoms, so-called ions, this bond type has often been called the ionic bond. for more
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