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subarcticadjective

uk   /sʌbˈɑːk.tɪk/  us   /-ˈɑːrk-/
belonging or relating to the cold regions of the world immediately south of the Arctic Circle, such as northern Scandinavia, Alaska, and Siberia: the subarctic climate subarctic peoples/cultures
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