1. [ noun ] (geography) a mountainous island; the largest of the Solomon Islands in the independent state that is a member of the British Commonwealth
Related terms: island solomon_islands Solomon_Islands
2. [ noun ] (military) a battle in World War II in the Pacific (1942-1943); the island was occupied by the Japanese and later recaptured by American forces
Synonyms: battle_of_Guadalcanal
Related terms: pitched_battle World_War_II Solomon_Islands
Similar spelling:   Guadalajara