solitaria n. [L. solus, alone] (ARTHRO: Insecta) The low density phase of locusts and some caterpillars. see gregaria, kentromorphism.
solitary n. [L. solus, alone] Living alone or in pairs, not in colonies or groups.
solute n. [L. solvere, to loosen] 1. In a solution; a substance dissolved in another. 2. Wholly separate; free. see adnate.
soma n. [Gr. soma, body] The body of an animal, with the exception of the germ cells. somatic a.
somatic cells Any cells of the body of an individual, except the germ cells.
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