subtropical high


noun Meteorology.

one of several highs, as the Azores and Pacific highs, that prevail over the oceans at latitudes of about 30 degrees N and S.Also called subtropical anticyclone.Compare high(def 37).

Nearby words

  1. subtractive color,
  2. subtractive process,
  3. subtrahend,
  4. subtreasury,
  5. subtropical,
  6. subtropics,
  7. subtweet,
  8. subtype,
  9. subtypical,
  10. subulate

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