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noun [countable] ray pronunciation in British English /reɪ/
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  1. 1
    [usually plural] an amount of light or heat from the sun
    The last rays of the sun were disappearing behind the mountains.
    Your skin needs protection from the sun’s rays.
    1. a.
      a narrow line of light that you can see coming from the sun or a lamp
      He stood on the stage, illuminated by a dazzling ray of light.
    2. b.
      a line of energy in the form of heat or light
      Their instruments were able to detect faint rays of radiation.
      Sunglasses can filter out harmful ultraviolet rays.


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