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  1. situated beneath the sun or between the earth and the sun.
  2. between the tropics.
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Origin of subsolar

First recorded in 1650–60; sub- + solar1
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Related Words for subsolar

telluric, terrene, earthy, global, mundane, physical, profane, prosaic, secular, temporal, worldly, earthbound, sublunary, subsolar

British Dictionary definitions for subsolar


  1. (of a point on the earth) directly below the sun
  2. situated between the tropics; equatorial
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