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clement

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adjective clem·ent \ˈkle-mənt\

Simple Definition of clement

  • : not too hot or too cold

Full Definition of clement

  1. 1 :  inclined to be merciful :  lenient <a clement judge>

  2. 2 :  mild <clement weather for this time of year>

clem·ent·ly adverb

Examples of clement

  1. <Hawaii is known for its delightfully clement climate.>

  2. <his clement application of authority was a welcome change after years of managerial heavy-handedness>



Origin of clement

Middle English, from Latin clement-, clemens


First Known Use: 15th century


Clement

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biographical name Clem·ent \ˈkle-mənt\

Definition of Clement

  1. name of 14 popes: especially VII (Giulio de' Me*di*ci play \ˈme-də-(ˌ)chē\ ) 1478–1534 (pope 1523–34)





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