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  1. sunburstnoun

    a sudden emergence of the sun from behind clouds

  2. sunburstnoun

    a design consisting of a central disk resembling the sun and rays emanating from it

  3. sunburstnoun

    a jeweled brooch with a pattern resembling the sun


  1. sunburstnoun

    A figure or shape showing rays radiating from a central point.

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  1. Sunburstnoun

    a burst of sunlight


  1. Sunburst

    Sunburst is a type of finish for musical instruments such as electric and acoustic guitars and electric basses. At the center of a sunburst-finished surface is an area of lighter color that darkens gradually towards the edges before hitting a dark rim. Among the best examples of a sunburst finish are Gibson Les Paul guitars and some Fender instruments. It was originally intended to imitate an aged French polish finish, as applied to classical string instruments such as violins. There are various types of sunburst finishes. Some common types include "vintage sunburst", which is golden yellow in the very center and black around the edges, "cherry sunburst", which is a golden yellow at the very center and cherry red towards the edges, "tobacco sunburst", which is golden yellow in the very center and burgundy around the edges, and "three-color sunburst," which fades from golden yellow at the center through a layer of red and finally to black around the edges. The finish is often transparent in order to show, and accentuate, attractively-patterned wood or wood veneers such as flame maple, but may be opaque where the wood is not strongly figured, such as basswood or alder.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sunburst in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sunburst in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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    emerged from an egg
    • A. sought
    • B. disjointed
    • C. hatched
    • D. squashy

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