subpolar

[ suhb-poh-ler ]
/ sʌbˈpoʊ lər /

adjective

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Origin of subpolar

First recorded in 1820–30; sub- + polar
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for subpolar

  • The vertical circulation is now dominated by cold water from subpolar latitudes.

    Climatic Changes|Ellsworth Huntington