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solus (ˈsəʊləs Pronunciation for solus

Definitions

adjective

  1. alone; separate
  2. of or denoting the position of an advertising poster or press advertisement that is separated from competing advertisements   ⇒ a solus position
  3. of or denoting a retail outlet, such as a petrol station, that sells the products of one company exclusively   ⇒ a solus site
  4. Word forms:   feminine sola
    . alone; by oneself (formerly used in stage directions)

Word Origin

C17: from Latin sōlus alone

Example Sentences Including 'solus'

Required solus supply of a product (the supplier must not supply that product to any other retailer) No chains named.
Joanna Blythman SHOPPED: The Shocking Power of British Supermarkets (2004)

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