Definition of low Arctic in US English:

low Arctic

adjective

  • Designating the part of the Arctic lying between the high Arctic and the subarctic, whose southern boundary lies approximately at the northern limit of tree growth; of, relating to, or inhabiting these regions.

noun

  • With the. The low Arctic regions.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Geografiska Annaler. From low + Arctic, after high Arctic.

Pronunciation

low Arctic

/ˌləʊ ˈɑːktɪk/