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sub·arc·tic

 (sŭb-ärk′tĭk, -är′tĭk)
adj.
Of or resembling regions just south of the Arctic Circle.
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subarctic

(sʌbˈɑːktɪk)
adj
(Physical Geography) of or relating to latitudes immediately south of the Arctic Circle
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sub•arc•tic

(sʌbˈɑrk tɪk, -ˈɑr tɪk)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or resembling the region immediately S of the Arctic Circle.
[1850–55]
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Adj.1.subarctic - of or relating to latitudes just south of the Arctic Circle
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Translations

subarctic

[ˈsʌbˈɑːktɪk] ADJsubártico
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