Sentence Examples

  • The climate is subtropical, cool and bracing in winter but insufferably hot in summer.
  • It is generally supposed that man originated in tropical or subtropical latitudes, and spread gradually towards the poles.
  • The eastern slopes receive more rain and are well clothed with vegetation, but the lower valleys are subtropical in character and are largely devoted to sugar production.
  • They are widely distributed in all tropical and subtropical countries, even in such solitary places as Christmas Island, but they do not occur in New Zealand.
  • Lying between these two regions is the subtropical belt where coffee of an excellent quality is produced, and where cotton is cultivated.

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