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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Growing at high altitudes.

Usage examples (37)
  • Larix lyallii, or alpine larch (sometimes called subalpine larch).
  • It is dominated by tree species that thrive in cool, humid climates with heavy snow cover, such as subalpine fir and Engelmann spruce.
  • The subalpine zone occurs from 3,200 m to 4,170 m.
  • Grassy vegetation and subalpine eucalypt communities. for more
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