Translation of tropic in Spanish:
- 1.1 (line) trópico (masculine) the Tropic of Cancer/Capricorn el trópico de Cáncer/CapricornioExample 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.
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