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Noun: solidus (solidi)  só-li-dus
  1. A gold coin of the Byzantine Empire; widely circulated in Europe in the Middle Ages
    - bezant, bezzant, byzant
     
  2. [Brit, Cdn] A punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information
    - slash, virgule, diagonal, stroke, separatrix
     
  3. (physics and chemistry) the line on a phase diagram indicating the temperature below which a substance is solid

Derived forms: solidi

Type of: coin, punctuation, punctuation mark

Encyclopedia: Solidus