solar: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (sō'lur), [key]
— adj.
  1. of or pertaining to the sun: solar phenomena.
  2. determined by the sun: solar hour.
  3. proceeding from the sun, as light or heat.
  4. utilizing, operated by, or depending on solar energy: a solar building; a solar stove.
  5. indicating time by means of or with reference to the sun: a solar chronometer.
  6. manufacturing or providing solar power: the solar industry.
  7. subject to the influence of the sun.
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Pronunciation: (sol'ur, sō'lur), [key]
— n.
  1. a private or upper chamber in a medieval English house.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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