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What is a sentence with "tropical rainforest" in it?

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One example sentence could be: "The Amazon jungle is the world's largest tropical rainforest." A tropical rainforest is a type of ecosystem that is hot, wet and contains a wide variety of plant and animal life.

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Rainforests are usually called tropical because they tend to grow near the equator, between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn. They are characterized by year-round temperatures above 68 degrees Fahrenheit and consistently high annual rainfall of no less than 66 inches a year. Major tropical rainforests include the Amazon Rainforest in South America, the Ituri Rainforest in Africa and the Harapan Rainforest in southeast Asia.

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