Word of the day
sole
  1. Adjective
    • only.
    • (law) unmarried (especially of a woman); widowed.
  2. Noun
    • (dialectal or obsolete) A wooden band or yoke put around the neck of an ox or cow in the stall.
    • The bottom or lower part of anything, or that on which anything rests in standing.
    • (dialectal, Northern England) A pond or pool; a dirty pond of standing water.
    • (anatomy) The bottom or plantar surface of the foot.
    • (footwear) The bottom of a shoe or boot.
    • (obsolete) The foot itself.
    • Solea solea, a flatfish of the family Soleidae.
    • (mining) The seat or bottom of a mine; applied to horizontal veins or lodes.
  3. Verb
    • (transitive, Britain dialectal) To pull by the ears; to pull about; haul; lug.
    • (transitive) to put a sole on (a shoe or boot).
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  • On the other hand, reserpinised heart perfused with 1 μM ISO displayed a rapid response similar to that seen in control heart.