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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

CLIME, n. A climate; a tract or region of the earth; a poetical word, but sometimes used in prose. [See Climate.]
Whatever clime the suns bright circle warms.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

1: the weather in some location averaged over some long period of time; "the dank climate of southern Wales"; "plants from a cold clime travel best in winter" [syn: climate, clime]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Late Latin clima Date: 14th century climate <traveled to warmer climes>

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. literary 1 a region. 2 a climate. Etymology: LL clima: see CLIMATE

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Clime Clime, n. [L. clima. See Climate.] A climate; a tract or region of the earth. See Climate. Turn we to sutvey, Where rougher climes a nobler race display. --Goldsmith.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(climes) You use clime in expressions such as warmer climes and foreign climes to refer to a place that has a particular kind of climate. (LITERARY) He left Britain for the sunnier climes of Southern France... N-COUNT: usu pl, usu adj N

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Region, place, country, climate.

Moby Thesaurus

Antarctic Zone, Arctic Circle, Arctic Zone, Frigid Zones, Torrid Zone, Tropic of Cancer, Tropic of Capricorn, Variable Zones, calm weather, climate, cold weather, equator, fair weather, forces of nature, good weather, halcyon days, horse latitudes, hot weather, latitude, longitude, longitude in arc, macroclimate, meridian, microclimate, parallel, prime meridian, rainy weather, roaring forties, stormy weather, subtropics, the elements, the line, tropic, tropics, weather, windiness, zone

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