(referring to a woman) alone; by oneself (used formerly in stage directions).
an Indian shrub, Aeschynomene aspera, of the legume family, the pith of which is used for making helmets.
noun, plural sola
[soh-luh] /ˈsoʊ lə/ (Show IPA), solums.
the upper part of the soil profile, which is influenced by plant roots; the A horizon and the B horizon.
the feminine form of solus
noun (pl) -lums, -la (-lə)
the upper layers of the soil profile, affected by climate and vegetation
Plural sola or solums
The upper layers of a soil profile in which soil formation occurs. The A and B horizons in an ABC soil are part of the solum.
noun, Also called solacement 1. comfort in sorrow, misfortune, or trouble; alleviation of distress or discomfort. 2. something that gives comfort, consolation, or relief: The minister’s visit was the dying man’s only solace. verb (used with object), solaced, solacing. 3. to comfort, console, or cheer (a person, oneself, the heart, etc.). 4. to alleviate or […]
noun 1. Javier (ˈhævɪeɪ). born 1942, Spanish socialist politician; minister for foreign affairs (1992–95), secretary-general of NATO (1995–99), and EU high representative for foreign policy (1999–2009)
adjective 1. belonging to the Solanaceae, the nightshade family of plants. adjective 1. of, relating to, or belonging to the Solanaceae, a family of plants having typically tubular flowers with reflexed petals, protruding anthers, and often poisonous or narcotic properties: includes the potato, tobacco, henbane, mandrake, and several nightshades
noun 1. a case for maps, plates, etc., made to resemble a book and having the front cover and fore edge hinged. noun 1. a box for botanical specimens, maps, colour plates, etc, made in the form of a book, the front cover being the lid