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subtropical

adjective uk   /ˌsʌbˈtrɒp.ɪ.kəl/  us   /-ˈtrɑː.pɪ-/
belonging to or relating to parts of the world that are immediately south or north of the tropics (= the hottest areas) and have very hot weather at some times of the year: a subtropical climate Subtropical regions are cooler than equatorial regions.
Translations of “subtropical”
in Vietnamese cận nhiệt đới…
in Spanish subtropical…
in Thai ซึ่งเกี่ยวกับเขตร้อน…
in Malaysian subtropika…
in French subtropical…
in German subtropisch…
in Chinese (Traditional) 亞熱帶的,副熱帶的…
in Indonesian subtropis…
in Chinese (Simplified) 亚热带的,副热带的…
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