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1. Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0
a certain, absolute, alone, an, any, any one, arch, atomic, azygous, bachelorlike, base, baseboard, basement, celibate, chassis, clubfoot, dado, digit, dog, either, exclusive, extremity, fetlock, first and last, foot, footing, forefoot, forepaw, foundation, frame, harefoot, heel, hoof, husbandless, impair, individual, indivisible, instep, integral, irreducible, keel, lone, maiden, maidenly, monadic, monistic, mopboard, nadir, odd, old-maidish, one, one and only, only, only-begotten, pad, particular, pastern, patte, paw, pedal extremity, pedes, personal, pes, pied, pug, separate, shoemold, simple, single, singular, solid, solitary, solo, spinsterish, spinsterlike, spinsterly, splayfoot, spouseless, toe, tootsy, trotter, unanalyzable, underneath, underside, undivided, unexampled, ungula, uniform, unique, unitary, unmarried, unpaired, unrepeatable, unrepeated, unshared, unwed, unwedded, virgin, virginal, wainscot, whole
Dictionary Results for sole:
1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
sole
    adj 1: not divided or shared with others; "they have exclusive
           use of the machine"; "sole rights of publication" [syn:
           exclusive, sole(a)]
    2: being the only one; single and isolated from others; "the
       lone doctor in the entire county"; "a lonesome pine"; "an
       only child"; "the sole heir"; "the sole example"; "a solitary
       instance of cowardice"; "a solitary speck in the sky" [syn:
       lone(a), lonesome(a), only(a), sole(a),
       solitary(a)]
    n 1: the underside of footwear or a golf club
    2: lean flesh of any of several flatfish [syn: sole, fillet
       of sole]
    3: the underside of the foot
    4: right-eyed flatfish; many are valued as food; most common in
       warm seas especially European
    v 1: put a new sole on; "sole the shoes" [syn: sole, resole]

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Sol \Sol\ Sole \Sole\, n. [From hydrosol an aqueous colloidal
   solution, confused with G. sole, soole, salt water from which
   salt is obtained.] (Chem.)
   A fluid mixture of a colloid and a liquid; a liquid colloidal
   solution or suspension.
   [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

3. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Sole \Sole\ (s[=o]l), n. [AS. sole, fr. L. soolea (or rather an
   assumed L. sola), akin to solumround, soil, sole of the foot.
   Cf. Exile, Saloon, Soil earth, Sole the fish.]
   1. The bottom of the foot; hence, also, rarely, the foot
      itself.
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            The dove found no rest for the sole of her foot.
                                                  --Gen. viii.
                                                  9.
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            Hast wandered through the world now long a day,
            Yet ceasest not thy weary soles to lead. --Spenser.
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   2. The bottom of a shoe or boot, or the piece of leather
      which constitutes the bottom.
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            The "caliga" was a military shoe, with a very thick
            sole, tied above the instep.          --Arbuthnot.
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   3. The bottom or lower part of anything, or that on which
      anything rests in standing. Specifially:
      (a) (Agric.) The bottom of the body of a plow; -- called
          also slade; also, the bottom of a furrow.
      (b) (Far.) The horny substance under a horse's foot, which
          protects the more tender parts.
      (c) (Fort.) The bottom of an embrasure.
      (d) (Naut.) A piece of timber attached to the lower part
          of the rudder, to make it even with the false keel.
          --Totten.
      (e) (Mining) The seat or bottom of a mine; -- applied to
          horizontal veins or lodes.
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   Sole leather, thick, strong, used for making the soles of
      boots and shoes, and for other purposes.
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4. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Sole \Sole\, n. [F. sole, L. solea; -- so named from its flat
   shape. See Sole of the foot.] (Zool.)
   (a) Any one of several species of flatfishes of the genus
       Solea and allied genera of the family Soleidae,
       especially the common European species (Solea
       vulgaris), which is a valuable food fish.
   (b) Any one of several American flounders somewhat resembling
       the true sole in form or quality, as the California sole
       (Lepidopsetta bilineata), the long-finned sole
       (Glyptocephalus zachirus), and other species.
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   Lemon, or French, sole (Zool.), a European species of
      sole (Solea pegusa).

   Smooth sole (Zool.), the megrim.
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5. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Sole \Sole\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Soled; p. pr. & vb. n.
   Soling.]
   To furnish with a sole; as, to sole a shoe.
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6. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Sole \Sole\, a. [L. solus, or OF. sol, F. seul (fr. L. solus;
   cf. L. sollus whole, entire. Cf. Desolate, Solemn,
   Solo, Sullen.]
   1. Being or acting without another; single; individual; only.
      "The sole son of my queen." --Shak.
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            He, be sure . . . first and last will reign
            Sole king.                            --Milton.
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   2. (Law) Single; unmarried; as, a feme sole.
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   Corporation sole. See the Note under Corporation.
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   Syn: Single; individual; only; alone; solitary.
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7. Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856)
SOLE. Alone, single; used in contradistinction to joint or married. A sole 
tenant, therefore, is one who holds lands in his own right, without being 
joined with any other. A feme sole is a single woman; a sole corporation is 
one composed of only one natural person. 



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