Definitions of tropic:
  • noun:   either of two parallels of latitude about 23.5 degrees 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
  • adjective:   of weather or climate; hot and humid as in the tropics
    Example: "Tropical weather"
  • adjective:   relating to or situated in or characteristic of the tropics (the region on either side of the equator)
    Example: "Tropical islands"

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