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Rational and controlled; in the philosophy of the German philosopher Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (1844–1900), of or relating to static qualities of form, reason, harmony, and sobriety. Compare Dionysian. [Named after Apollo, the Greek god of light, poetry, music, healing, and prophecy]

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