Definition of tropical
- tropical forests
- a tropical disease
- tropical Florida
wanted to escape winter and visit some tropical location where freezing to death would not be a possibility
an author given to high-flown tropical phrasings and convoluted symbology
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: of, relating to, occurring in, or used in the tropics
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