verb. reverse some of the tones of (a negative or print) and introduce pronounced outlines of highlights, by exposing it briefly to light, then washing and redeveloping it.
verb. overexpose to sunlight.
verb. expose to the rays of the sun or affect by exposure to the sun.
- keep quiet
verb. become overexposed.
Example sentences of the word solarize
1. Noun, singular or mass
If you have access to hay and want to use it, "solarize" it by moistening it, wrapping or covering it in black plastic, and leaving it in the hot sun for a month.
2. Verb, base form
To solarize your soil, first mow as close to the soil as possible and then rake up all remaining plant matter.