(especially in Spain) a series of casks, graded according to age, in which sherries and brandies are stored while maturing.
a classification for the sherries or brandies having the greatest maturity in a solera.
a system for aging sherry and other fortified wines, in which younger wines in upper rows of casks are used to top up casks of older wines stored below in order to produce a consistently aged blend
a blend of sherry produced by this system
noun, plural solos, soli [soh-lee] /ˈsoʊ li/ (Show IPA) 1. a musical composition or a passage or section in a musical composition written for performance by one singer or instrumentalist, with or without accompaniment: She sang a solo. 2. any performance, as a dance, by one person. 3. a flight in an airplane during which […]
- Solo climbing
noun the sport or recreation of climbing alone and without any manmade protection Examples Solo climbing is the most dangerous, and for many, the most rewarding form of climbing.
noun 1. a person who performs a solo. noun 1. a person who performs a solo
noun 1. an early human being of the upper Pleistocene, known from skull fragments found in Java. noun 1. a type of early man, Homo soloensis, of late Pleistocene times, having a skull resembling that of Neanderthal man but with a smaller cranial capacity Solo man (sō’lō) A fossil hominid specimen previously classed as a […]