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Dry season

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The dry season is a yearly period of low rainfall, especially in the tropics. [1]

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Amazon rainforest

The Amazon rainforest (Portuguese: Floresta Amazônica or Amazônia; Selva Amazónica, Amazonía or usually Amazonia; Forêt amazonienne; Amazoneregenwoud), also known in English as Amazonia or the Amazon Jungle, is a moist broadleaf forest in the Amazon biome that covers most of the Amazon basin of South America.

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Elephant

Elephants are large mammals of the family Elephantidae and the order Proboscidea.

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Equator

An equator of a rotating spheroid (such as a planet) is its zeroth circle of latitude (parallel).

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Köppen climate classification

The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.

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Measles

Measles is a highly contagious infectious disease caused by the measles virus.

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Ozone

Ozone, or trioxygen, is an inorganic molecule with the chemical formula.

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Precipitation

In meteorology, precipitation is any product of the condensation of atmospheric water vapor that falls under gravity.

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South America

South America is a continent in the Western Hemisphere, mostly in the Southern Hemisphere, with a relatively small portion in the Northern Hemisphere.

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Tropic of Cancer

The Tropic of Cancer, also referred to as the Northern Tropic, is the most northerly circle of latitude on Earth at which the Sun can be directly overhead.

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Tropic of Capricorn

The Tropic of Capricorn (or the Southern Tropic) is the circle of latitude that contains the subsolar point on the December (or southern) solstice.

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Tropical climate

A tropical climate in the Köppen climate classification is a non-arid climate in which all twelve months have mean temperatures of at least.

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Tropical rain belt

Rainfall and the tropical climate dominate the tropical rain belt, which oscillates from the northern to the southern tropics over the course of the year, roughly following the solar equator.

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Tropics

The tropics are a region of the Earth surrounding the Equator.

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Wildebeest

The wildebeests, also called gnus, are a genus of antelopes, scientific name Connochaetes.

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Zebra

Zebras are several species of African equids (horse family) united by their distinctive black and white striped coats.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dry_season

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