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Solar
Of or pertaining to the sun; proceeding from the sun; operating on energy from the sun
Sol, helio: Sun
Solarium
A glass-enclosed room that is exposed to the sun's rays
Sol, helio: Sun
Solstice
Either of two times a year when the sun is farthest fromthe equator
Sol, helio: Sun
Heliotherapy
Treatment of disease by exposure to sunight
Sol, helio: Sun
Heliotropic
Turning or growing toward the light or sun
Sol, helio: Sun
Helium
An inert gaseous element present in the sun's atmosphere and in natural gas
Sol, helio: Sun
Lunar
Of or pertaining to the moon; round or crescent-shaped; measured by the moon's revolutions
Luna: Moon
Lunatic
An insane or recklessly foolish person
Luna: Moon
Lunatic Fringe
Members on the edges of a group, such as a political or religious group, who hold extreme views
Luna: Moon
Lunar eclipse
An obscuring of the light of the moon when the earth is poitione between the moon and the sun
Luna: Moon
Lunar year
A division of time equal to twelve lunar months in a lunar year the moon orbits the earth 12 times.
Luna: Moon
Asterisk
A small, starlike symbol (*) used in writing and printing to refer to footnotes or omissions
Aster, astro: Star
Asteroid
A small, solid body orbiting the sun between Mars and Jupiter
Aster, astro: Star
Astronomy
The science that deals iwth the universe beyound the earth's atmosphere
Aster, astro: Star
Astronomical
Pertaining to astronomy; extremely large or enormous
Aster, astro: Star
Astrology
The study that attempts to foretell the future by interpreting the influence of the start on human lives
Aster, astro: Star
Astronauts
A person trained for space flight
Aster, astro: Star