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trop·ics

or Trop·ics  (trŏp′ĭks)
pl.n.
The regions of the earth between the latitudes 23°27′ north and 23°27′ south: Hurricanes form in the tropics. Also called Torrid Zone.
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Noun1.tropics - the part of the Earth's surface between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorntropics - the part of the Earth's surface between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn; characterized by a hot climate
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Translations
مِنْطَقَه إسْتِوائِيَّه
tropy
troperne
trópusok: a trópusok
hitabeltiî
trópy
tropikal/sıcak kuşak

tropic

(ˈtropik) noun
either of two imaginary circles running round the earth at about 23 degrees north (Tropic of Cancer) or south (Tropic of Capricorn) of the equator.
ˈtropics noun plural
the hot regions between or (loosely) near these lines. The ship is heading for the tropics.
ˈtropical adjective
1. of the tropics. The climate there is tropical.
2. growing etc in hot countries. tropical plants.
ˈtropically adverb
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References in classic literature ?
Its physical condition is still largely a mystery, but we know now that even in its equatorial region the midday temperature barely approaches that of our coldest winter.
-- For the detailed authorities for the following table, I must refer to the former edition: -- Height in feet Latitude of Snow-line Observer Equatorial region; mean result 15,748 Humboldt.
Above the equatorial regions the radiant orb almost invariably occupies the zenith, and does not pass the limits of the horizon in the polar regions; thus, according to each region, there reigns a perpetual winter, spring, summer, or autumn, as in the planet Jupiter, whose axis is but little inclined upon its orbit.
Their caravans traverse these equatorial regions on all sides; and they even make their way to the coast in search of those articles of luxury and enjoyment which the wealthy merchants covet; while the latter, surrounded by their wives and their attendants, lead in this charming country the least disturbed and most horizontal of lives--always stretched at full length, laughing, smoking, or sleeping.
The surface on the photo is dubbed Aurorae Chaos, and it is found in one of Mars' ancient and equatorial region called the Margaritifer Terra.
First, according to the characteristics of the ERP format( the pole region is severely stretched while the equatorial region is less stretched ), that is, the compression coding needs to be processed separately according to the locations of CTUs.
THE series is looking at the problems that face species, habitats and people around the Equator and the equatorial region. The Equator affects the rest of the planet so things like deforestation, whether that's deforestation for timber, international export or soya plantation, all of these are global commodities.
TELL US MORE ABOUT EQUATOR FROM THE AIR.The series is looking at the problems that face species, habitats and people around the Equator and the equatorial region. The Equator affects the rest of the planet so things like deforestation, whether that's deforestation for timber, international export or soya plantation, all of these are global commodities.
As a member of the Council of Terrains team, he has also helped select the site for safe landing in the equatorial region of Mars, Elysium Planitia, in a process that lasted four years.
Its depositional site was situated close to the equatorial region, where chemical weathering was moderate to intense.
The Philippines, which is located in the equatorial region does not have winter season, but the country experiences colder than usual weather during this period.