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British Dictionary definitions for solana


Solana Madariaga (səuˈlɑːnə ˌmædərɪˈɑːɡə)

  1. Javier (ˈhævɪeɪ). born 1942, Spanish socialist politician; minister for foreign affairs (1992–95), secretary-general of NATO (1995–99), and EU high representative for foreign policy (1999–2009)
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Historical Examples

  • Mosto conjectures that solana means solecchio or solicchio signifying an apparatus to protect one from the sun.

    The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Volume XXXIII, 1519-1522

    Antonio Pigafetta

  • The Pozo de la Solana is about two leagues distant from the village, and the only road to it is a bridle-path.

    Pepita Ximenez

    Juan Valera