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- n. Alternative form of aeolipile.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as æolipile.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See æolipile.
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This also was the invention of Hero, and was a reaction engine, on the principle of the eolipile.
The many-times written history of the application of steam, from the time of the eolipile of Hero of Alexandria to the heroic period of Newcomen and