- subtropical regions.
Origin of subtropics
1895–90; sub- + tropics
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Subtropics is the most traditional literary magazine on this list.Tomorrow’s Literary Superstars Today
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It rarely is seen in temperate regions, but often occurs in the tropics and subtropics.
- the region lying between the tropics and temperate lands