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Aeolus

[ee-uh-luh s] /ˈi ə ləs/
noun, Classical Mythology
1.
the ruler of the winds.
2.
the eponymous founder of the Aeolian nation.
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Aeolus

/ˈiːələs; iːˈəʊləs/
noun (Greek myth)
1.
the god of the winds
2.
the founding king of the Aeolians in Thessaly
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see Aeolian.

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Aeolus in Technology
language
A concurrent language with atomic transactions.
["Rationale for the Design of Aeolus", C. Wilkes et al, Proc IEEE 1986 Intl Conf Comp Lang, IEEE 1986, pp.107-122].
(1995-03-27)
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