any starfish of the genus Solaster, inhabiting cold and temperate waters off both U.S. coasts.
noun 1. a reddish variety of oligoclase feldspar, used as a gem, having a red and bright-yellow play of color. noun 1. another name for aventurine (sense 2)
Unflattering hackerism for SunTools, a pre-X windowing environment notorious in its day for size, slowness, and misfeatures. X, however, is larger and slower; see second-system effect.
noun, Pathology. 1. a sudden and sometimes fatal affection due to exposure to the sun’s rays or to excessive heat, marked by prostration with or without fever, convulsion, and coma. noun 1. heatstroke caused by prolonged exposure to intensely hot sunlight sunstroke or sun stroke n. Heatstroke that results from undue exposure to the sun’s […]
adjective 1. affected with sunstroke.