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tropicnoun

uk   /ˈtrɒp.ɪk/ us   /ˈtrɑː.pɪk/
[C] one of the two imaginary lines around the earth at approximately 23.5 degrees north and 23.5 degrees south of the equator
the tropics [plural]
the hottest area of the earth, between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn: She's a botanist and spent several years doing research in the tropics.
(Definition of tropic from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tropic”
in Spanish trópico…
in Vietnamese chí tuyến, nhiệt đới…
in Malaysian garisan…
in Thai เขตร้อนของโลก…
in French tropique (du cancer/du capricorne)…
in German der Wendekreis…
in Chinese (Simplified) 回归线…
in Indonesian tropik…
in Chinese (Traditional) 回歸線…
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