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etesians

[ə′tē·zhənz]
(meteorology)
The prevailing northerly winds in summer in the eastern Mediterranean, and especially the Aegean Sea; basically similar to the monsoon and equivalent to the maestro of the Adriatic Sea.
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The summer wind in the area is the well-known Meltemi, called Etesian by the ancients because of its regularity;(9) in the north Aegean it blows from the north and north-east and increases in force during the day.
Chares and Chabrias moved straightway to Chios, assisted by the Etesian winds which blow strongly across the Aegean during the months of early summer.
com) today announced that it has reached an agreement with Israeli Rep company ETesiAN Semiconductor to provide TakeCharge([R])electrostatic discharge (ESD) solutions in ETesiAN's fabless semiconductor offerings.
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ETesiAN customers can now benefit from low threshold access to silicon-proven design solutions for custom requirements, including low capacitance, low leakage, small area, and high ESD performance.
breezeSONIC is made in USA by Etesian Technologies, designer and manufacturer of sophisticated self-powered wireless anemometer systems for wind turbines, cranes, fountains and other applications.
Her Etesian, which premiered last year at Boston Ballet, merged formal classical technique with wild distortions of classical movement--a dancer in arabesque might continue to pull the hip further and further off balance until an entirely new shape emerges.