Definition of SOLAS in English:

SOLAS

Syllabification: SOLAS
Pronunciation: /ˈsōləs
 
/

noun

[usually as modifier]
  • The provisions made during a series of international conventions governing maritime safety.

Origin

1960s: acronym from safety of life at sea.

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