solar panel

noun

Definition of solar panel

: a battery of solar cells (as on a rooftop)

Examples of solar panel in a Sentence

All of the house's electricity is produced by solar panels on the roof.
Recent Examples on the Web The 27-foot wire has 12 plastic LED bulbs strung 20 inches apart, and they can easily be hung underneath a patio umbrella because there's a 6-inch lead from the first light to the solar panel. Rachel Klein, Popular Mechanics, 24 May 2022 The Box Synergy Solar 7 ($85) is the first such product to earn an Editors’ Choice Award, checking all the boxes with an extra-thick Sharpie: it’s light, compact, durable, and powerful—everything a backpacking solar panel should be. Brian Mcelwee, Outside Online, 27 May 2022 The adjustable solar panel angles itself to the sun up to 180 degrees and uses four LED lights to brighten the area of your choosing night after night. Sanah Faroke, Better Homes & Gardens, 25 Mar. 2022 The oversized solar panel provides up to 10 hours of run time with a full day’s charge. Mike Richard, Men's Health, 18 May 2022 As a tribute, Ingenuity had a postage-size bit of fabric from the brothers’ aircraft, known as the Flyer, attached to a cable under the solar panel. Christian Davenport, Washington Post, 13 May 2022 Investors might be drawn to familiar green industries like electric vehicles or solar panel manufacturers, or explicitly socially conscious brands like Salesforce.com. Michelle Mcmurry-heath, Fortune, 2 May 2022 The solar panel is affixed to the top and the light attaches to your home through screws. Hannah Jones, Country Living, 28 Apr. 2022 The deck lights can be installed with screws or mounting tape and charge themselves within five hours with the solar panel located on top of each tab. Sanah Faroke, Better Homes & Gardens, 25 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of solar panel

1961, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

17 Jun 2022

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“Solar panel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/solar%20panel. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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