Timberline meaning

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The elevation in a mountainous region above which trees do not grow.
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The northern or southern latitude beyond which trees do not grow.
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Any natural division above or beyond which trees do not grow, as on mountains or in polar regions.
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A geographic boundary beyond which trees cannot grow. On the Earth as a whole, the timberline is the northernmost or southernmost latitude at which trees can survive; in a mountainous region, it is the highest elevation at which trees can survive.
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The height or limit beyond which trees do not grow in mountainous or arctic regions.
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