day·​light·​ing | \ ˈdā-ˌlī-tiŋ How to pronounce daylighting (audio) \

Definition of daylighting

: illumination of indoor spaces by natural light

Examples of daylighting in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The daylighting of Underwood Creek would enhance the beauty of the downtown tremendously and create a destination for residents and nonresidents alike. Evan Casey, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 10 Mar. 2021 Many successful daylighting projects have been suburban or parkland sites such as the opening of 900 meters of the River Alt in Liverpool. David N Lerner, Quartz, 13 Dec. 2019 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,, 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, 7 July 2017

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First Known Use of daylighting

1929, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of daylighting was in 1929

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“Daylighting.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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