Doric

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Δωρικός (Dōrikós, related to Dorians).

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Doric (comparative more Doric, superlative most Doric)

  1. Relating to the region of Doris in Asia Minor.
  2. Relating to one of the Greek orders of architecture, distinguished by its simplicity and solidity.
  3. (music) Belonging to a certain mode of Ancient Greek music.

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Doric

  1. An ancient Greek dialect spoken in ancient times.
  2. A dialect of Lowland Scots spoken in the northeast of Scotland.

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