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solar

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈsəʊ.lər/  us   /ˈsoʊ.lɚ/
B2 of or from the sun, or using the energy from the sun to produce electric power: solar radiation solar flares a solar cell/panel solar heating
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in Arabic شَمْسي…
in Korean 태양의, 해의…
in Malaysian solar…
in French solaire…
in Turkish güneşle ilgili, güneş enerjisi sağlayan…
in Italian solare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 太陽的, 來自太陽的, 使用太陽能的…
in Russian солнечный…
in Polish słoneczny…
in Vietnamese thuộc mặt trời…
in Spanish solar…
in Portuguese solar…
in Thai เกี่ยวกับดวงอาทิตย์…
in German Sonnen-, Solar-……
in Catalan solar…
in Japanese 太陽の, 太陽光の…
in Indonesian matahari…
in Chinese (Simplified) 太阳的, 来自太阳的, 使用太阳能的…
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