solar photovoltaic cells [(foh-toh-vol-tay-ik, foh-toh-vohl-tay-ik)]
See solar cells.
noun 1. Also called celiac plexus. Anatomy. a network of nerves situated at the upper part of the abdomen, behind the stomach and in front of the aorta. 2. a point on the stomach wall, just below the sternum, where a blow will affect this nerve center. solar plexus noun 1. (anatomy) Also called coeliac […]
noun 1. a pool with a bottom layer of salt water and top layer of fresh water, designed to capture solar radiation as a source of energy for generating heat or electricity.
noun 1. energy radiated from the sun in the form of electromagnetic waves, including visible and ultraviolet light and infrared radiation.
noun 1. Aerospace. a design concept for spacecraft propulsion consisting of a very thin, very large sheet of highly polished material that would be driven by the pressure of sunlight. noun 1. a device that reflects light particles from the Sun, gaining momentum in the opposite direction to propel spacecraft forwards solar sail A saillike […]