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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·so·la·tion /ˌɪn(ˌ)soˈleʃən/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 in·so·la·tion /ˌɪn(t)(ˌ)soˈleʃən, ɪnˌso-/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·so·la·tion n.
 1. The act or process to exposing to the rays of the sun for the purpose of drying or maturing, as fruits, drugs, etc., or of rendering acid, as vinegar.
 2. Med. (a) A sunstroke. (b) Exposure of a patient to the sun's rays; a sun bath.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: sudden prostration due to exposure to the sun or excessive
           heat [syn: sunstroke, thermic fever, siriasis]
      2: incident solar radiation
      3: therapeutic exposure to sunlight [syn: heliotherapy]