so•laPronunciation: (sō'lä), [key]
an Indian shrub, Aeschynomene aspera,
of the legume family, the pith of which is used for making helmets. Cf. topee.
so•laPronunciation: (sô'lä; Eng. sō'lu), [key]
(referring to a woman) alone; by oneself (used formerly in stage directions). Cf. solus.
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