semitropical

[sem-ee-trop-i-kuh l, sem-ahy-]

adjective


Nearby words

  1. semitone,
  2. semitrailer,
  3. semitranslucent,
  4. semitransparent,
  5. semitrivial name,
  6. semitruck,
  7. semivegetarian,
  8. semivitreous,
  9. semivocal,
  10. semivowel

Often sem·i·trop·ic.

Origin of semitropical

First recorded in 1855–60; semi- + tropical

Related formssem·i·trop·ics, plural nounsem·i·trop·i·cal·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for semitropical

semitropical

adjective

partly tropical
another word for subtropical
Derived Formssemitropics, pl n

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