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solarism

[soh-luh-riz-uh m] /ˈsoʊ ləˌrɪz əm/
noun
1.
the interpretation of myths by reference to the sun, especially such interpretation carried to an extreme.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; solar1 + -ism
Related forms
solarist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for solarism

solarism

/ˈsəʊləˌrɪzəm/
noun
1.
the explanation of myths in terms of the movements and influence of the sun
Derived Forms
solarist, noun
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