Definitions for sub-zerosʌbˈzɪər oʊ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
indicating or recording lower than zero on some scale, esp. on the Fahrenheit scale.
characterized by or appropriate for sub-zero temperatures.
Origin of sub-zero:
below 0u00B0C; freezing cold
Origin: sub- + zero
Sub-Zero is a video game character from the Mortal Kombat series and one of the original characters in the first Mortal Kombat game in 1992. A mainstay of the series, the character has appeared in every Mortal Kombat fighting game and also appears in many other Mortal Kombat media works such as the Mortal Kombat live action film series and animated series. The backstory of the Sub-Zero character has been explored in various Mortal Kombat games and other media. The character made a return appearance in Mortal Kombat II, in which it was revealed that the original Sub-Zero had died during the events of the first game and was replaced by his younger brother. In subsequent games, the younger brother remained as Sub-Zero, while the elder brother became Noob Saibot. The character has been described as descending from the Cryomancers, an ancient race of people possessing the ability to generate and control the powers of ice, which gives Sub-Zero the innate ability to control ice in many forms. Sub-Zero has received positive reception and gained a high popularity, including being featured on multiple lists of the best video game ninja characters.
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