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tropic

(trō′pĭk)
adj.
Relating to or exhibiting tropism.

tro′pi·cal·ly adv.

tropic

see TROPISM.
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The general temporised with him till they came to the fringe of tropic trees by the bridge; and there by the singing river and the sunlit palms
So they abide till the last hum and flash of the enemy have faded from the tropic horizon.
The Tropics broad line of premium beverage mixes complements Bevolution Group's already robust offerings of shelf-stable and frozen juices and juice-based drinks, cocktail mixes, lemonades, energy drinks, teas, flavor shots, thickened & enhanced waters, and other beverage products.
It wouldn't be a surprise if Dean Ivory reached for the hood again and Tropics shouldn't be dismissed in Group sprints from now until the end of the season on account of that one poor run.
Although scientists have known since the middle of the 19th century that the tropics are teeming with species while the poles harbor relatively few, the origin of the most dramatic and pervasive biodiversity on Earth has never been clear.
Scientists already knew the tropics have been widening by around 0.
The Tropics punished a disorganised Huskies' defence to go up 18-8.
Belying the pristine appearance of many areas, native vegetation over much of the Wet Tropics has been fragmented by historic land use.
This is my third series circling the tropics, starting with a journey around the Equator a few years ago, when I really fell in love with that part of the world.
With unusual breadth, The Tropics of Empire examines fifteen hundred years of intellectual history as context for understanding Columbus's motives.
Rather, the tropics accumulated its astounding abundance of species largely because life has thrived there so long.
Though the subjects' mean temperature before, during and after exercise was significantly lower on day 14 than it was on day two (the first of the tropics trials), it was always higher in the tropics than it had been before they left (baseline).