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  • n  the underside of footwear or a golf club
  • n  lean flesh of any of several flatfish
  • n  the underside of the foot
  • n  right-eyed flatfish; many are valued as food; most common in warm seas especially European
  • v  put a new sole on
    sole the shoes
  • s  not divided or shared with others
    sole rights of publication
  • s  being the only one; single and isolated from others
    the sole heir
    the sole example

  • A new plastic sole that may go a long way toward solving the shoe shortage was announced last week.
  • Mathematics was his sole strong point: When Einstein quit school at the age of 15, his teacher claimed there was nothing left to teach him.
  • These are the most serious signals to date about the state of relations between the world's sole remaining superpower and its sole up-and-coming superpower.
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  • Barack Obama in allvoices
    President Obama says that through this agency, "we'll combine under one roof the consumer protection functions that currently are divided among half a dozen different agencies. Now there will be one agency whose sole job will be to look out for...
  • George Steinbrenner in Washington Post
    As I pledged just a few days ago,owner George Steinbrenner said in a statement, "I will do everything within my power to support . . . this team. The sole mission of this organization is to win a world championship."
  • Arlen Specter in Forbes
    I would suggest respectfully to the president that he is not the sole decider,Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Pa., said during a hearing on Congress' war powers amid an increasingly harsh debate over Iraq war policy.

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