- 1.1 (line) trópico (masculine) the Tropic of Cancer/Capricorn el trópico de Cáncer/CapricornioMore example sentences1.2
(tropics plural)(area) the tropics el trópico
- The vineyard area extends from the tropic of Capricorn in the north to the 40th parallel in the south.
- These are birds of the Antarctic and never fly North of the tropic of Capricorn.
- The trade has had a big impact on the meat industry, especially in the top end where only two abattoirs remain open north of the tropic of Capricorn.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.