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sun·roof

 (sŭn′ro͞of′, -ro͝of′)
n.
1. A roof on a motor vehicle, such as an automobile, having a panel that can be slid back or raised.
2. The movable panel in such a roof.

sunroof

(ˈsʌnˌruːf) or

sunshine roof

n
(Automotive Engineering) a panel, often translucent, that may be opened in the roof of a car

sun•roof

(ˈsʌnˌruf, -ˌrʊf)

n., pl. roofs.
a section of an automobile roof that can be slid or lifted open.
[1950–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sunroof - an automobile roof having a sliding or raisable panelsunroof - an automobile roof having a sliding or raisable panel; "`sunshine-roof' is a British term for `sunroof'"
auto, automobile, car, motorcar, machine - a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work"
roof - a protective covering that covers or forms the top of a building
Translations
posuvná střecha
soltag
auton kattoluukku
pokretni krov na automobilu
サンルーフ
선루프
soltak
หลังคากันแสงพระอาทิตย์
cửa nóc ô tô

sunroof

[ˈsʌnruːf] N (on building) → azotea f, terraza f (Aut) → techo m solar

sunroof

[ˈsʌnruːf] n [car] → toit m ouvrant

sunroof

[ˈsʌnˌruːf] n (on building) → tetto a terrazzo (Aut) → tettuccio apribile

sunroof

فَتْحَةٌ في سَقْفِ السَّيَّارة posuvná střecha soltag Schiebedach ηλιοροφή techo corredizo, techo solar auton kattoluukku toit ouvrant pokretni krov na automobilu tettuccio apribile サンルーフ 선루프 zonnedak soltak szyberdach teto de abrir, teto solar люк в крыше автомобиля soltak หลังคากันแสงพระอาทิตย์ açılır tavan cửa nóc ô tô 天窗
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