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tropical

adjective
 
 
/ˈtrɒp.ɪ.kəl/ US  /ˈtrɑː.pɪ-/
from or relating to the area between the two tropics
热带的
tropical fish
热带鱼
a tropical island/region/climate
热带岛屿/地区/气候
Leprosy is one of the few tropical diseases which could be eradicated early in the 21st century.
21世纪初有几种热带病可以彻底根除,麻风病就是其中之一。
She specialises in tropical medicine (= the treatment of diseases from the tropical areas of the world).
她专门医治热带病。
The Amazon river basin contains the world's largest tropical rainforest.
亚马孙河流域有世界上最大的热带雨林。
The hurricane was downgraded to a tropical storm when its speed dropped to 70mph.
当飓风的速度降为每小时70英里时,就减弱为热带风暴。
→  See also subtropical Continents and regions of the worldCountry namesCountry and nation
informal extremely hot and feeling wet
(天气)湿热的
The weather was positively tropical last summer.
去年夏天天气非常湿热。
Sultriness and humidityHot and heat
Translations of “tropical”
in Korean 열대지방의…
in Arabic اِسْتِوائي…
in Portuguese tropical…
in Catalan tropical…
in Japanese 熱帯地方の, 熱帯の…
in Italian tropicale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 熱帶的, (天氣)濕熱的…
in Russian тропический…
in Turkish tropikal…
in Polish tropikalny…
(Definition of tropical from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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