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Definition of Solar
SolarSolar So"lar, n. [OE. soler, AS. solere, L. solarium, from sol
the sun. See Solar, a.]
A loft or upper chamber; a garret room. [Obs.] [Written also
soler, solere, sollar.] --Oxf. Gloss. SolarSolar So"lar, a. [L. solaris, fr. sol the sun; akin to As.
s[=o]l, Icel. s[=o]l, Goth. sauil, Lith. saule, W. haul,.
sul, Skr. svar, perhaps to E. sun:F. solaire. Cf. Parasol.
1. Of or pertaining to the sun; proceeding from the sun; as,
the solar system; solar light; solar rays; solar
influence. See Solar system, below.
2. (Astrol.) Born under the predominant influence of the sun.
And proud beside, as solar people are. --Dryden.
3. Measured by the progress or revolution of the sun in the
ecliptic; as, the solar year.
4. Produced by the action of the sun, or peculiarly affected
by its influence.
They denominate some herbs solar, and some lunar.
Solar cycle. See under Cycle.
Solar day. See Day, 2.
Solar engine, an engine in which the energy of solar heat
is used to produce motion, as in evaporating water for a
steam engine, or expanding air for an air engine.
Solar flowers (Bot.), flowers which open and shut daily at
Solar lamp, an argand lamp.
Solar microscope, a microscope consisting essentially,
first, of a mirror for reflecting a beam of sunlight
through the tube, which sometimes is fixed in a window
shutter; secondly, of a condenser, or large lens, for
converging the beam upon the object; and, thirdly, of a
small lens, or magnifier, for throwing an enlarged image
of the object at its focus upon a screen in a dark room or
in a darkened box.
Meaning of Solar from wikipedia
to: Of or relating
to the Sun. A solar telescope
is a special purpose telescope
used to observe
the Sun. A device
that utilizes solar
- The Solar System
is the gravitationally bound system
of the Sun and the objects
it, either directly
or indirectly. Of the objects
- A solar eclipse occurs
when a portion
of the Earth
in a shadow
cast by the Moon which fully
or partially blocks
sunlight. This occurs
, a space observatory
on ISS SOLAR
Records, a record company SOLAR
Taeyang's solo album Solar
- The Sun is the star at the center
of the Solar
System. It is a nearly perfect sphere
of hot plasma, with internal convective motion
or active solar depending
on how they capture
and distribute solar energy
it into solar
power. Active solar techniques
- A solar
cell, or photovoltaic
cell, is an electrical device
of light directly
by the photovoltaic
- Solar power
is the conversion
into electricity, either directly using photovoltaics
(PV), indirectly using concentrated solar
- Photovoltaic solar panels absorb sunlight
as a source
to generate direct current
electricity. A photovoltaic
is a packaged, connected...
- unit of solar
time is the day. Two types
time are apparent solar
time (sundial time) and mean solar
time (clock time). A tall pole vertically
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