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Rainforests are defined as dense forests with high amounts of annual rainfall that are often located in tropical regions.
There are two types of rainforest: tropical and temperate.
Tropical rainforests are often located between the Tropic of Capricorn and the Tropic of Cancer.
They are generally warm and humid year-round.
Regions that have tropical rainforest growth include Brazil and northern South America,
West Central Africa, India and Southeast Asia, Indonesia, and Northeast Australia.