Definition of sunspace in English:

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sunspace

Pronunciation: /ˈsʌnspeɪs/

noun

North American
A room or area in a building having a glass roof and walls and intended to maximize the power of the sun’s rays.
Example sentences
  • The functional outdoor living spaces include an outdoor dining porch, front porch / sunspace, laundry room (now located in the garage), cool tower, and outdoor ‘cowboy’ shower.
  • A modern variation on the porch is the sunroom or sunspace, conservatory, greenhouse, or solarium.
  • Heat is collected from the upper part of the sunspace and blown via ducting to other areas of the house.

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