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southwest a point on the compass halfway between south and west. [6 definitions]
southwestern of, located in, or coming from the southwest.
souvenir something kept as a reminder of a place, event, or friendship; memento.
sovereign a monarch or other royal ruler. [3 definitions]
soviet (cap.) of the former Soviet Union.
Soviet Union a country that no longer exists that was made up of fifteen republics in eastern Europe and northern Asia. It was also called the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. Moscow was the capital of the Soviet Union.
sow1 to plant or scatter in or over the ground.
sow2 an adult female pig or hog.
so what? Who cares? What difference does it make?
soybean a plant of the legume family. Soybeans are grown for their nutritious seeds, for soil improvement, and for food for farm animals. [2 definitions]
spa a mineral spring. [3 definitions]
space the area that contains the entire material world and its events. [7 definitions]
spacecraft a vehicle designed to travel in outer space.
spaceship a vehicle designed to carry people and cargo in outer space, as to the moon or the other planets.
space shuttle a spacecraft designed to carry astronauts and their equipment back and forth between the earth and space.
space station a large spacecraft in orbit for a long period of time. Space stations are used for scientific study and for launching other spacecraft.
spacesuit a suit worn by astronauts that lets them breathe in outer space.
spacewalk the action of an astronaut moving about outside a spacecraft in outer space.
spacious having plenty of space.
spade1 a tool shaped like a shovel and used for digging. A spade has a long handle and a flat blade that can be pushed into the ground with a foot. [2 definitions]
spade2 a black figure shaped like a pointed leaf with a short stem, used on playing cards. [3 definitions]