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 for Viola
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Viola \Vi"o*la\, n. [L., a violet. See Violet.] (Bot.)
     A genus of polypetalous herbaceous plants, including all
     kinds of violets.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Viola \Vi"o*la\, n. [It. See Viol.] (Mus.)
     An instrument in form and use resembling the violin, but
     larger, and a fifth lower in compass.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Viola da braccio [It., viol for the arm], the tenor viol,
        or viola, a fifth lower than the violin. Its part is
        written in the alto clef, hence it is sometimes called the
        alto.
  
     Viola da gamba [It., viol for the leg], an instrument
        resembling the viola, but larger, and held between the
        knees. It is now rarely used.
  
     Viola da spalla [It., viol for the shoulder], an instrument
        formerly used, resembling the viola, and intermediate in
        size between the viola and the viola da gamba.
  
     Viola di amore [It., viol of love: cf. F. viole d'amour], a
        viol, larger than the viola, having catgut strings upon,
        and brass or steel wires under, the keyboard. These,
        sounding sympathetically with the strings, yield a
        peculiarly soft and silvery sound. It is now seldom used.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  viola
      n 1: any of the numerous plants of the genus Viola
      2: large genus of flowering herbs of temperate regions [syn:
         Viola, genus Viola]
      3: a bowed stringed instrument slightly larger than a violin,
         tuned a fifth lower

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  97 Moby Thesaurus words for "viola":
     A string, Amati, Cremona, D string, E string, English horn,
     G string, Strad, Stradivari, Stradivarius, bass, bass viol,
     bassoon, block flute, bombard, bourdon, bow, bridge, bull fiddle,
     cello, claribel, clarinet, clarion, concert flute, contrabass,
     cornet, cornopean, cromorna, crowd, cymbel, diapason, double bass,
     dulciana, fiddle, fiddlebow, fiddlestick, fingerboard, flute stop,
     foundation stop, fourniture, gamba, gedeckt, gemshorn,
     harmonic flute, hybrid stop, kit, kit fiddle, kit violin,
     koppel flute, larigot, melodia, mixture, mutation stop, nazard,
     oboe, octave, organ stop, piccolo, plein jeu, posaune, principal,
     quint, quintaten, rank, ranket, reed stop, register, rohr flute,
     scroll, sesquialtera, shawm, soundboard, spitz flute, stop,
     stopped diapason, stopped flute, string, string diapason,
     string stop, tenor violin, tierce, tremolo, trombone, trumpet,
     tuning peg, twelfth, unda maris, vibrato, violin, violinette,
     violoncello, violoncello piccolo, violone, violotta, voix celeste,
     vox angelica, vox humana
  
  

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

  VIOLA
         Vertically Intergrated Optical Testbed for Large Applications
  (DFN)
         

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  Viola
  
     An experimental hypercard-like interpreted hypertext
     system by Pei Y. Wei of Berkeley.
  
     (1994-11-30)
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Viola, WI -- U.S. village in Wisconsin
     Population (2000):    667
     Housing Units (2000): 319
     Land area (2000):     1.053815 sq. miles (2.729368 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    1.053815 sq. miles (2.729368 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            82900
     Located within:       Wisconsin (WI), FIPS 55
     Location:             43.507552 N, 90.670178 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     54664
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Viola, WI
      Viola
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Viola, AR -- U.S. town in Arkansas
     Population (2000):    381
     Housing Units (2000): 181
     Land area (2000):     1.290812 sq. miles (3.343187 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.003040 sq. miles (0.007873 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    1.293852 sq. miles (3.351060 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            72140
     Located within:       Arkansas (AR), FIPS 05
     Location:             36.397319 N, 91.983233 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     72583
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Viola, AR
      Viola
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Viola, DE -- U.S. town in Delaware
     Population (2000):    156
     Housing Units (2000): 62
     Land area (2000):     0.177590 sq. miles (0.459956 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    0.177590 sq. miles (0.459956 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            74330
     Located within:       Delaware (DE), FIPS 10
     Location:             39.042224 N, 75.571595 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     19979
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Viola, DE
      Viola
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Viola, NY -- U.S. Census Designated Place in New York
     Population (2000):    5931
     Housing Units (2000): 1738
     Land area (2000):     2.705296 sq. miles (7.006683 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    2.705296 sq. miles (7.006683 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            77574
     Located within:       New York (NY), FIPS 36
     Location:             41.126295 N, 74.083285 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Viola, NY
      Viola
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Viola, IL -- U.S. village in Illinois
     Population (2000):    956
     Housing Units (2000): 401
     Land area (2000):     0.827121 sq. miles (2.142234 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    0.827121 sq. miles (2.142234 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            78123
     Located within:       Illinois (IL), FIPS 17
     Location:             41.203833 N, 90.584620 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     61486
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Viola, IL
      Viola
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Viola, KS -- U.S. city in Kansas
     Population (2000):    211
     Housing Units (2000): 79
     Land area (2000):     0.158445 sq. miles (0.410370 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    0.158445 sq. miles (0.410370 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            74025
     Located within:       Kansas (KS), FIPS 20
     Location:             37.483526 N, 97.644918 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     67149
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Viola, KS
      Viola
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Viola, TN -- U.S. town in Tennessee
     Population (2000):    129
     Housing Units (2000): 59
     Land area (2000):     0.166247 sq. miles (0.430578 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    0.166247 sq. miles (0.430578 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            77400
     Located within:       Tennessee (TN), FIPS 47
     Location:             35.538085 N, 85.860606 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Viola, TN
      Viola
  

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