Meaning of boreal

bo•re•al

Pronunciation: (bôr'ē-ul, bōr'-), [key]
— adj.
  1. of or pertaining to the north wind.
  2. of or pertaining to the north.
  3. (sometimes cap.) pertaining to Boreas.
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