sunwise

[ suhn-wahyz ]
/ ˈsʌnˌwaɪz /

adverb

in the direction of the sun's apparent daily motion.
in a clockwise direction.

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Origin of sunwise

First recorded in 1860–65; sun + -wise
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British Dictionary definitions for sunwise

sunwise
/ (ˈsʌnˌwaɪz) /

adverb

moving in the same direction as the sun; clockwise
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