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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not of or related to a particular (warm) area of the world near the Equator.

Usage examples (9)
  • Adjective : tropical flowers. ,a tropical climate. ,tropical-weight woolens
  • This is really amazing to me to see this much rainfall in this amount of time in a nontropical system.
  • In fact, we are already seeing the encroachment of nontropical flow into the northwestern Gulf of Mexico.
  • I particularly loved the ornamental bananas and their long arc of leaves, an unusual sight in a nontropical climate. for more
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