subtropic
adjective see subtropical

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • subtropic — adj. bordering on the tropics; pertaining to a region intermediate between tropical and temperate; north of the tropic of Cancer or south of the tropic of Capricorn …   English contemporary dictionary

  • subtropic — sub·tropic …   English syllables

  • subtropic — adjective of or relating to or characteristic of conditions in the subtropics even near the equator vegetation at 5000 ft is subtropical rather than tropical • Syn: ↑subtropical, ↑semitropical, ↑semitropic • Pertains to noun: ↑subtropics,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • semitropic — adjective of or relating to or characteristic of conditions in the subtropics even near the equator vegetation at 5000 ft is subtropical rather than tropical • Syn: ↑subtropical, ↑subtropic, ↑semitropical • Pertains to noun: ↑subtropics (for …   Useful english dictionary

  • semitropical — adjective of or relating to or characteristic of conditions in the subtropics even near the equator vegetation at 5000 ft is subtropical rather than tropical • Syn: ↑subtropical, ↑subtropic, ↑semitropic • Pertains to noun: ↑subtropics (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • subtropical — adjective of or relating to or characteristic of conditions in the subtropics even near the equator vegetation at 5000 ft is subtropical rather than tropical • Syn: ↑subtropic, ↑semitropical, ↑semitropic • Pertains to noun: ↑subtropics (for …   Useful english dictionary

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  • subtropical — also subtropic adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1842 of, relating to, or being the regions bordering on the tropical zone < subtropical environment > < subtropical grasses > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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