Slander vs Solander - What's the difference?

slander | solander |


As nouns the difference between slander and solander

is that slander is a false or unsupported, malicious statement (spoken or published), especially one which is injurious to a person's reputation; the making of such a statement while solander is a box, in the form of a book, used for keeping botanical specimens etc; drop-spine or clamshell box.

As a verb slander

is to utter a slanderous statement.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

slander

Alternative forms

* slandre (obsolete)

Noun

(en noun)
  • A false or unsupported, malicious statement (spoken or published), especially one which is injurious to a person's reputation; the making of such a statement.
  • Synonyms

    * See also

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To utter a slanderous statement.
  • Synonyms

    * defame * libel (always in writing) * See also

    See also

    * defamation

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    solander

    English

    Alternative forms

    * Solander

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A box, in the form of a book, used for keeping botanical specimens etc; drop-spine or clamshell box
  • * {{quote-book
  • , year=1991 , year_published=2011 , edition=Digitized , editor= , author= , title=Museum studies, Volumes 17-18 , chapter= citation , genre= , publisher=Art Institute of Chicago , isbn= , page=93 , passage=Among the many unmatted drawings in the solander box was a large, colorful chalk and pastel Christ Child on greenish-blue laid paper ... }} English eponyms