daylighting

noun
day·light·ing | \ ˈdā-ˌlī-tiŋ \

Definition of daylighting 

: illumination of indoor spaces by natural light

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View world-class manufacturing sites, experience offices lit completely by daylight, see product demos, network and learn more about the innovative daylighting and ventilation systems. Laura Groch, sandiegouniontribune.com, "North County Business Briefs, June 14," 14 June 2018 Plumtree Run's restoration began on the other side of Baltimore Pike several years ago, with the daylighting of the stream between Thomas and George streets. Erika Butler, The Aegis, "Bel Air begins restoration of southern part of Plumtree Run," 7 July 2017

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First Known Use of daylighting

1929, in the meaning defined above

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