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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
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in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Solar
to: Of or relating
to the Sun Solar
telescope, a special purpose telescope
used to observe...
- The Solar System
is the gravitationally bound system
of the Sun and the objects
it. The largest
of these objects
are the eight
(ISS), a science observatory
on the International Space Station SOLAR
Records, a defunct American record label Solar
- The Sun is the star at the center
of the Solar
System. It is a m****ive, hot ball of plasma, inflated
by energy produced
by nuclear fusion
power, also known
electricity, is the conversion
into electricity, either directly using photovoltaics
(PV) or indirectly...
- A solar eclipse occurs
when the Moon p****es between Earth
and the Sun, thereby obscuring
the view of the Sun from a small
part of the Earth, totally
- A solar storm
is a disturbance
on the Sun, which
can emanate outward across
the heliosphere, affecting
the entire Solar
System, including Earth
- A solar
cell or photovoltaic
cell (PV cell) is an electronic device
of light directly
of the photovoltaic...
or active solar depending
on how they capture
and distribute solar energy
it into solar
power. Active solar techniques
- The solar
m**** (M☉) is a standard
unit of m**** in astronomy, equal
2×1030 kg. It is approximately equal
to the m**** of the Sun. It is...
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