Sun Microsystems’ version of Unix for Sun workstations. SunOS is similar to BSD Unix with some SVR4 features and OpenWindows 3.0.
After version 4, SunOS was integrated into Sun’s Solaris “operating environment”.
noun, Ceramics. 1. a vat for drying slip, sometimes artificially heated.
noun 1. a porch or room with many windows exposed to sunshine; sun porch; solarium.
noun, Astronomy. 1. a halo phenomenon in which a vertical streak of light appears above and below the sun, believed to be caused by the reflection of sunlight by ice crystals with vertical axes.
noun 1. a windowed porch or porchlike room having more window than wall area, intended to receive large amounts of sunlight. 2. an open pen, raised above the ground, for giving poultry light and air under sanitary conditions.