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soliton in physics, a solitary wave, or a solution to a type of equation that represents such a wave.
solitude the condition of living or being by oneself; isolation. [3 definitions]
solmization the act, process, or system of using syllables to represent the different notes of the musical scale, often as a teaching aid.
solo a performance by one featured performer. [6 definitions]
soloist a person who performs a solo.
Solo man a type of early human known from fossil skull remains found in Java, esp. near the Solo River.
Solomon according to the Old Testament, the third king of Israel, who reigned in the tenth century B.C., was renowned for his wisdom, and built the first temple in Jerusalem.
Solomon Islands an island country in the southwestern Pacific, east of New Guinea. [2 definitions]
Solomon's seal a mystic symbol consisting of two equilateral triangles interlaced so as to form a hexagram. [2 definitions]
Solon an Athenian statesman and lawgiver (638?-559? B.C.).
solon a wise person who makes laws; honorable legislator.
so long (informal) good-bye; farewell.
solstice either of the two times in the year when the sun is furthest from the celestial equator, occurring in June and December.
solubility the quality or extent of being soluble; ability to be dissolved. [2 definitions]
soluble able to be dissolved. [2 definitions]
solute the substance that has been dissolved to form a solution. [2 definitions]
solution the act or process of solving a problem or question. [4 definitions]
solution set the set of roots or values satisfying one or several mathematical expressions, such as equations or inequalities.
Solutrean of, denoting, or characteristic of an Upper Paleolithic culture of Europe, marked by the use of well-shaped flint points and blades.
solvate a compound produced by the chemical interaction of a solvent and a solute. [2 definitions]
Solvay process a process for making sodium carbonate by using salt, ammonia, and carbon dioxide.