adjective Date: circa 1890 being or having a direction away from the sun <
the antisolar point

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  • antisolar — ANTISOLÁR, Ă, antisolari, e, adj. Care apără împotriva soarelui. – Din fr. antisolaire. Trimis de ana zecheru, 29.02.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  antisolár adj. → solar Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  ANTISOLÁR, Ă adj. Care… …   Dicționar Român

  • Antisolar — An ti*so lar, a. Opposite to the sun; said of the point in the heavens 180[deg] distant from the sun. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • antisolar — {{#}}{{LM A02715}}{{〓}} {{[}}antisolar{{]}} ‹an·ti·so·lar› {{《}}▍ adj.inv.{{》}} Que evita los efectos nocivos de los rayos del sol: • Esta crema antisolar protege del sol las pieles muy claras.{{○}} …   Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • antisolar — /an tee soh leuhr, an tuy /, adj. Astron. (on the celestial sphere) opposite the sun. [ANTI + SOLAR] * * * …   Universalium

  • antisolar — adjective opposite to the sun (from the Earth) …   Wiktionary

  • antisolar — an·ti·so·lar …   English syllables

  • antisolar — | ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷| adjective Etymology: anti (I) + solar : directly opposite the sun on the celestial sphere * * * /an tee soh leuhr, an tuy /, adj. Astron. (on the celestial sphere) opposite the sun. [ANTI + SOLAR] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Antisolar point — The antisolar point is the imaginary point on the celestial sphere exactly opposite the Sun. It is where anticrepuscular rays appear to converge, and on a moonless night away from city lights, it is often possible to see the gegenschein there.… …   Wikipedia

  • antisolar point — A point on the celestial sphere 180° from the sun. It is a projection to infinity of a line from the sun through the observer …   Aviation dictionary

  • Subparhelic circle — The subparhelic circle is a rare halo, an optical phenomenon located below the horizon. It passes through both the subsun, below the sun, and the antisolar point, opposite to the sun. The subparhelic circle is the subhorizon counterpart to the… …   Wikipedia

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