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solar panel

Syllabification: so·lar pan·el

Definition of solar panel in English:

noun

A panel designed to absorb the sun’s rays as a source of energy for generating electricity or heating.
Example sentences
  • The cleanest energy sources of electricity are solar panels and wind turbines, which are only starting to be used in Canada.
  • Most robots today draw that energy from electrical cords, solar panels, or batteries.
  • Unlike other renewable power sources, solar panels provide the most electricity in the middle of the day, when it is needed most.

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