(Canadian) a dish of salted marinated herring in vinegar and spices
noun 1. (used with a plural verb) an archipelago in the W Pacific Ocean, E of New Guinea; important World War II battles; politically divided between Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. 2. (used with a singular verb) an independent country comprising the larger, SE part of this archipelago: a former British protectorate; gained […]
- Solomon islands pidgin
noun 1. the variety of Neo-Melanesian spoken in the Solomon Islands and neighbouring islands
noun 1. a part of the Coral Sea, in the W South Pacific Ocean, between Papua New Guinea on the W and N and the Solomon Islands on the E. 280,000 sq. mi. (720,000 sq. km).
- Solo mother
noun 1. (NZ) a mother with a dependent child or dependent children and no husband