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cold zones
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
Polar climates have year-round cold temperatures with the warmest month less than 50°F (10°C). Polar climates are found on the northern coastal areas of North America, Europe, Asia, and on the land masses of Greenland and Antarctica.
Definition Source
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Weather Service, Glossary
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/11923.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/11923
Used For
Arctic zones
cold climate
cold regions
polar climates
polar zones
Broader Term
climatic zones
Narrower Term
tundra
Related Term
Antarctic region
Arctic region
cold
glaciation
glaciers
icebergs
Polar Regions
Spanish
zonas frías
Term Number
11923