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- n. All the electromagnetic radiation and subatomic particles radiated from the Sun, especially that part that reaches the Earth
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- n. radiation from the sun
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Tom had installed his invention on top of the great plane and also a highly sensitive thermopile to record any effect of solar radiation on the liquid oxygen.
"As soon as I've checked the solar radiation effect on my rocket-fuel kicker,"
Coatings on glass, or shading devices, prevent heat-causing solar radiation from entering buildings.
He explained that evidently the excessive amount of solar radiation being admitted to the kicker had caused the overheating.