Definition of "solar" [so•lar]

  • Of, relating to, or proceeding from the sun: solar rays; solar physics. (adjective)
  • Using or operated by energy derived from the sun: a solar heating system. (adjective)
  • Determined or measured in reference to the sun: the solar year. (adjective)

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Use "solar" in a sentence
  • "Fig 3/82 A variation of solar chimney with “solar air ramp” [2] 3.1.5.3 Passive cooling means"
  • "Politics solarpvevents #solar: Politics may make future of solar energy"
  • "‡ The term solar energy often refers to processes that use this energy to generate heat or electricity for human use."