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Related to insolate: insulate
expose to the sun’s rays
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tr.v. in·so·lat·ed, in·so·lat·ing, in·so·lates
To expose to sunlight.
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(tr) to expose to sunlight, as for bleaching
[C17: from Latin insōlāre to place in the sun, from in-2 + sōl sun]
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Past participle: insolated
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|Verb||1.||insolate - expose to the rays of the sun or affect by exposure to the sun; "insolated paper may turn yellow and crumble"; "These herbs suffer when sunned"|
expose - expose or make accessible to some action or influence; "Expose your students to art"; "expose the blanket to sunshine"
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