tropical savanna climate
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tropical savanna climate[′träp·ə·kəl sə′van·ə ‚klī·mət]
In general, the type of climate which produces the vegetation of the tropical and subtropical savanna; thus, a climate with a winter dry season, a relatively short but heavy rainy summer season, and high year-round temperatures. Also known as savanna climate; tropical wet and dry climate.
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