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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A Roman sundial or clock (as a water clock). Also: An apartment exposed to the sun. (plural)

Usage examples (5)
  • She went past the guest rooms where visitors rested, past the solaria and the chambers where students sat poring over old scrolls and freshly penned books.
  • Sunbeds and solaria also emit ultraviolet radiation, so be aware of the risks associated with tanning.
  • '' Unlike sun exposure, solaria are an entirely tractable factor contributing to melanoma, '' he wrote in the same journal.
  • Plurima diversis retinens solaria tectis, for more
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