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sunward

adverb sun·ward \ ˈsən-wərd \
variants: or sunwards play \ˈsən-wərdz\
Updated on: 3 May 2018

Definition of sunward

: toward the sun

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1611

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sunward

adjective

Definition of sunward

: facing the sun

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First Known Use of sunward

1769

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SUNWARD Defined for Kids

sunward

adverb or adjective sun·ward \ ˈsən-wərd \

Definition of sunward for Students

: toward or facing the sun

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