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English adjective: Attic

1. Attic of or relating to Attica or its inhabitants or to the dialect spoken in Athens in classical times

SamplesAttic Greek.

English noun: attic

1. attic (artifact) floor consisting of open space at the top of a house just below roof; often used for storage

Synonymsgarret, loft

Broader (hypernym)floor, level, storey, story

Narrower (hyponym)cockloft, hayloft, haymow, mow

Part meronymhouse

2. Attic (communication) the dialect of Ancient Greek spoken and written in Attica and Athens and Ionia

SynonymsClassical Greek, Ionic, Ionic dialect

Broader (hypernym)Ancient Greek

3. attic (body) informal terms for a human head

Synonymsbean, bonce, dome, noggin, noodle

Broader (hypernym)human head

4. attic (artifact) (architecture) a low wall at the top of the entablature; hides the roof

Broader (hypernym)wall

Part meronymentablature

Domain categoryarchitecture

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