[ soh-luh-riz-uhm ]
/ ˈsoʊ ləˌrɪz əm /
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the interpretation of myths by reference to the sun, especially such interpretation carried to an extreme.
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British Dictionary definitions for solarism
/ (ˈsəʊləˌrɪzəm) /
the explanation of myths in terms of the movements and influence of the sun
Derived forms of solarismsolarist, noun
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