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orientation

Positioning of a structure on a site. Decisions regarding orientation should take into account prevailing winds, solar energy and passive solar heating through windows, the impact of the setting sun on afternoon workers, views, and any other relevant factors.

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The 24-year-old son of Blushing Groom sired six champions, most recently 2002 champion sprinter Orientate, who now stands at Gainesway.
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