[ suhb-trop-iks ]
/ sʌbˈtrɒp ɪks /
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Origin of subtropics
1895–90; sub- + tropics
Words nearby subtropics
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Example sentences from the Web for subtropics
Subtropics is the most traditional literary magazine on this list.
It rarely is seen in temperate regions, but often occurs in the tropics and subtropics.
British Dictionary definitions for subtropics
/ (sʌbˈtrɒpɪks) /
the region lying between the tropics and temperate lands
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