1. A sou.
2. A silver and gold coin of Peru. The silver sol is the unit of value, and is worth about 68 cents.
1. The sun.
2. Alchem. Gold; -- so called from its brilliancy, color, and value.
Sol n. Mus. (a) A syllable applied in solmization to the note G, or to the fifth tone of any diatonic scale. (b) The tone itself.
Sol Sole n. Chem. A fluid mixture of a colloid and a liquid; a liquid colloidal solution or suspension.
n 1: a colloid that has a continuous liquid phase in which a
solid is suspended in a liquid [syn: colloidal solution,
2: (Roman mythology) ancient Roman god; personification of the
sun; counterpart of Greek Helios
3: the syllable naming the fifth (dominant) note of any musical
scale in solmization [syn: soh, so]
[also: soles (pl)]