Meaning of “Ionic” in the English Dictionary

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"Ionic" in British English

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uk /aɪˈɒn.ɪk/ us /aɪˈɑː.nɪk/

of or copying a style of ancient Greek building that has only a small amount of decoration:

an Ionic column

(Definition of “Ionic” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ionic" in American English

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ionicadjective [ not gradable ]


physics, chemistry relating to or containing ions

(Definition of “ionic” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)