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Overview of noun tropics

The noun tropics has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. Torrid Zone, tropical zone, tropics

(the part of the Earth's surface between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn; characterized by a hot climate)

Overview of noun tropic

The noun tropic has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. tropic

(either of two parallels of latitude about 23.5 degrees to the north and south of the equator representing the points farthest north and south at which the sun can shine directly overhead and constituting the boundaries of the Torrid Zone or tropics) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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