aeolipilae


aeolipilae

aeolipilae, ārum, f. (Aeolus u. pila, Ball), Windkugeln, zur Bestimmung der Windrichtung, Vitr. 1, 6, 2.


http://www.zeno.org/Georges-1913. 1806–1895.

Schlagen Sie auch in anderen Wörterbüchern nach:

  • AEolipile — [AE]*ol i*pile, AEolipyle [AE]*ol i*pyle, n. [L. aeolipilae; Aeolus god of the winds + pila a ball, or Gr. ? gate (i. e., doorway of [AE]olus); cf. F. [ e]olipyle.] An apparatus consisting chiefly of a closed vessel (as a globe or cylinder) with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • AEolipyle — AEolipile [AE]*ol i*pile, AEolipyle [AE]*ol i*pyle, n. [L. aeolipilae; Aeolus god of the winds + pila a ball, or Gr. ? gate (i. e., doorway of [AE]olus); cf. F. [ e]olipyle.] An apparatus consisting chiefly of a closed vessel (as a globe or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eolipile — AEolipile [AE]*ol i*pile, AEolipyle [AE]*ol i*pyle, n. [L. aeolipilae; Aeolus god of the winds + pila a ball, or Gr. ? gate (i. e., doorway of [AE]olus); cf. F. [ e]olipyle.] An apparatus consisting chiefly of a closed vessel (as a globe or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Püsterich — Der Püstrich von Sondershausen (ca. 1930) Püsteriche oder Peuster, Dampfbläser und Feueranbläser (Aeolipilae) sind hohle, meist dickbäuchige Männer oder Knabenfiguren aus Ton oder Bronze. Bereits aus der zweiten Hälfte des 2. Jahrhunderts sind… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • aeolipile — /ee ol euh puyl /, n. 1. a round vessel caused to rotate by the force of tangentially escaping steam: an early example of jet propulsion. 2. a device for injecting the vapors of heated alcohol into a laboratory furnace. Also, aeolipyle, eolipile …   Universalium


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.