solidus

Primary Meanings of solidus

1.
n
a gold coin of the Byzantine Empire; widely circulated in Europe in the Middle Ages
2.
n
a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information
Full Definitions of solidus
1

n a gold coin of the Byzantine Empire; widely circulated in Europe in the Middle Ages

Synonyms:
bezant, bezzant, byzant
Type of:
coin
a flat metal piece (usually a disc) used as money
2

n a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information

Synonyms:
diagonal, separatrix, slash, stroke, virgule
Type of:
punctuation, punctuation mark
the marks used to clarify meaning by indicating separation of words into sentences and clauses and phrases

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