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Tropic of Cancer

Definition of Tropic of Cancer

  1. :  the parallel of latitude that is approximately 2312 degrees north of the equator and that is the northernmost latitude reached by the overhead sun



Origin of tropic of cancer

from the sign of the zodiac which its celestial projection intersects


First Known Use: 1545


TROPIC OF CANCER Defined for Kids

Tropic of Cancer

geographical name Tropic of Can·cer \ˈkan-sər\

Definition of Tropic of Cancer

  1. the parallel of latitude that is 2312 degrees north of the equator




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