ultratropical

[ uhl-truh-trop-i-kuh l ]
/ ˌʌl trəˈtrɒp ɪ kəl /

adjective

outside the tropics.
hotter than the average or usual tropical climate.

Nearby words

  1. ultrastructural anatomy,
  2. ultrastructure,
  3. ultrasuede,
  4. ultrathin,
  5. ultrathin section,
  6. ultraviolet,
  7. ultraviolet astronomy,
  8. ultraviolet filter,
  9. ultraviolet keratoconjunctivitis,
  10. ultraviolet lamp

Origin of ultratropical

First recorded in 1850–55; ultra- + tropical

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