Definition of sola topi in English:

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sola topi

Pronunciation: /səʊləˈtəʊpi/

noun

A sun hat made from the pith of the stems of sola plants, formerly worn in India.
Example sentences
  • They climbed on board their vessel, and then, in one accord, threw their white sola topis into the sea.
  • They pose on the guidebook's pages - sahibs in sola topis, memsahibs with floral sun hats and parasols.
  • Engineers in sola topis arrived with their sinister instruments and charted their designs on reams of paper.

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