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  • adjective Attributive form of solar system, noun.


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  • He also employs tactics that one might in other contexts find gimmicky, like electronic keyboards and the solar-system sounds heard at the start of his excellent new album, "The Time of The Sun," and makes them sound marvelously musical.

    Refining Classic Sounds

  • Dressed in solar-system ties and Alfred Nobel lapel pins, delegates at the meeting at the Royal Society dissected a clutch of experiments that so far suggest Planck's constant should equal 6.62606896 x 10 to the power of -34 joule seconds.

    The Fate of the Kilo Weighs Heavily on the Minds of Metrologists

  • One of the largest solar-system installers in the U.S., SolarCity Corp., uses the LLC strategy and currently buys a majority of its solar panels from the low-cost Chinese supplier, Yingli.

    Subsidizing Wall Street to Buy Chinese Solar Panels

  • That's just what happens with the majority of new home solar-system installations today.

    Subsidizing Wall Street to Buy Chinese Solar Panels

  • The world has launched more than three dozen missions to the ever-alluring Mars, which is more like Earth than the other solar-system planets.

    NASA Mars Curiosity Launch: Huge Rover On Its Way To Mars

  • Average solar-system prices in 2012 will be 59% below where they were in 2008, reckons BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research.

    Total Takes a Long, Hard Look at the Sun

  • In a parody of Marinetti's first manifesto, he shouts: "I stand alone on the pinnacle of the passing moment, turning my nose up at the solar-system, hurling invective at the moon—chairs at the audience."

    The First Lady Of Futurism

  • I lay down on my bed, phone pressed to my ear, and stared up at the solar-system stickers on my ceiling.

    mostly good girls

  • "This method is optimal for finding solar-system configurations like ours that might harbor other Earths," astronomer Steven Pravdo of JPL said in May.

    Exoplanet Not Really There? | Universe Today

  • For the solar-system model to be accurate, the electron must have a well-defined position somewhere along the allowed orbit, and a well-defined momentum moving it along that orbit.

    How to Teach Physics to Your Dog


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