What does suntan mean?

Definitions for suntan
ˈsʌnˌtænsun·tan

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tan, suntan, sunburn, burnverb

    a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun

  2. suntanverb

    get a tan from being exposed to the sun

Wiktionary

  1. suntannoun

    In humans a brown or darkened coloration of the skin caused by exposure to ultraviolet light.

  2. suntanverb

    To obtain a suntan by exposure to ultraviolet light.

  3. suntanverb

    To attempt to obtain a suntan.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Suntan

    An induced skin pigment (MELANIN) darkening after exposure to SUNLIGHT or ULTRAVIOLET RAYS. The degree of tanning depends on the intensity and duration of UV exposure, and genetic factors.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of suntan in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of suntan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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Translations for suntan

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  • Bräune, SonnenbräuneGerman
  • rusketus, ruskettua, ruskettaaFinnish
  • hâler, bronzer, bronzageFrench
  • abbronzatura, abbronzarsiItalian
  • 日焼け, サンタンJapanese
  • загорать, загореть, загарRussian
  • sola, solbada, solbrännaSwedish

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