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solar panel

n.
1. A group of connected solar cells.
2. A solar collector.
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solar panel

n
(Electrical Engineering) a panel exposed to radiation from the sun, used to heat water or, when mounted with solar cells, to produce electricity direct, esp for powering instruments in satellites
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so′lar pan′el


n.
a bank of solar cells.
[1960–65]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.solar panel - electrical device consisting of a large array of connected solar cellssolar panel - electrical device consisting of a large array of connected solar cells
electrical device - a device that produces or is powered by electricity
artificial satellite, orbiter, satellite - man-made equipment that orbits around the earth or the moon
photovoltaic cell, solar cell - a cell that converts solar energy into electrical energy
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Translations
مِرآةٌ شَمْسِيَّه
solární panel
solvarmer
napelem
panel slnečných batérií
bataryasıgüneş enerji panosu

solar panel

npannello solare
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solar

(ˈsəulə) adjective
having to do with, powered by, or influenced by, the sun. the solar year; a solar heating system.
solar ˈpanel noun
a piece of equipment, usually installed on a roof, that absorbs energy from the sun to heat water or turn it into electricity.
ˌsolar-ˈpowered adjective
solar system
the Sun or any star and the planets which move round it.
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