Definition of “the Tropic of Capricorn” - English Dictionary


“Tropic of Capricorn” in American English

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Tropic of Capricornnoun [ U ]

us /ˈtrɑp·ɪk əv ˈkæp·rɪˌkɔrn/

a line of latitude at 23°27' south of the equator, and the farthest south that the sun appears directly above

(Definition of “Tropic of Capricorn” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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