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English definition of “sole”

sole

adjective [before noun]     /səʊl/
being the only one: Investment trusts are companies whose sole business is investing .sole owner/director A company which has a sole director is required to have another person as its company secretary . The deal makes the bank the company's sole agent in the region . The University is North America's sole supplier of an antibiotic to treat tuberculosis .
not shared with anyone else : UK employers are far too powerful to accept sole responsibility for employees ' pensions .
(Definition of sole adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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