subtorrid


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sub·tor·rid

 (sŭb-tôr′ĭd, -tŏr′-)
adj.
Subtropical.
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subtorrid

(sʌbˈtɒrɪd)
adj
(Physical Geography) an obsolete word for subtropical
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sub•trop•i•cal

(sʌbˈtrɒp ɪ kəl)

adj.
1. bordering on the tropics; nearly tropical.
2. pertaining to or occurring in a region between tropical and temperate; subtorrid; semitropical.
[1835–45]
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