sub-zero

sub-zero

[suhb-zeer-oh]
adjective
1.
indicating or recording lower than zero on some scale, especially on the Fahrenheit scale: a week of sub-zero temperatures.
2.
characterized by or appropriate for sub-zero temperatures: sub-zero climates; sub-zero clothing for the exploration.

Origin:
sub- + zero

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