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solar

/so·lar/ (so´ler) denoting the great sympathetic plexus and its principal ganglia (especially the celiac); so called because of their radiating nerves.

solar

adjective
1. Pertaining to the sun.
2. Pertaining to the solar plexus.

solar

Pertaining to the sun or to the SOLAR PLEXUS.

solar

emanating from or pertaining to the sun's rays.

solar burn
see sunburn.
solar dermatitis
see solar dermatitis.
solar elastosis
degenerative changes in the dermis caused by excessive solar radiation.
solar keratosis
see actinic keratosis.
nasal solar dermatitis
see solar dermatitis, collie nose.
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The 50-megawatt (MW) Tarlac solar facility owned by PetroSolar Corp.
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Instead of riding the solar wind on an outbound trajectory, these particles were moving perpendicular to that direction.
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Small bundles of pure sunlight, called photons, penetrate the solar cells and knock electrons off some of the silicon atoms.
After SV Solar satisfies certain milestones, ErSol will be providing a sufficient quantity of cells to support SV Solar's initial mass production ramp, estimated to be at least 2-3 quarters, by which time a long term cell supply contract will be established.
An especially powerful type of solar eruption, known as a coronal mass ejection, can inject protons directly into Earth's atmosphere.