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equatorialadjective

uk   /ˌek.wəˈtɔː.ri.əl/  us   /ˌek.wəˈtɔːr.i.əl/
near the equator, or typical of places near the equator: equatorial Africa The equatorial climate of the Amazonian rain forests is hot and wet.
(Definition of equatorial from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"equatorial" in American English

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equatorialadjective

 us   /ˌek·wəˈtɔr·i·əl, ˌI·kwə-/
earth science near the earth's or another planet's equator, or typical of areas at and near the equator: the equatorial Pacific
(Definition of equatorial from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “equatorial”
in Chinese (Simplified) 赤道的, 赤道附近的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 赤道附近的, 赤道附近一帶典型的…
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