|1.||of or relating to Attica, its inhabitants, or the dialect of Greek spoken there, esp in classical times|
|2.||(often not capital) classically elegant, simple, or pure: an Attic style|
|3.||Aeolic Arcadic Doric See also Ionic the dialect of Ancient Greek spoken and written in Athens: the chief literary dialect of classical Greek|
attic at·tic (āt'ĭk)
The upper portion of the tympanic cavity above the tympanic membrane that contains the head of the malleus and the body of the incus. Also called epitympanum.