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    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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