climactic

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adjective cli·mac·tic \klī-ˈmak-tik, klə-\

Definition of climactic

  1. :  of, relating to, or constituting a climax <the film's climactic scene>

climactically

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Examples of climactic in a sentence

  1. At the climactic moment, the main character of the novel finds herself face to face with the thief.

  2. the movie's climactic chase scene

1870

First Known Use of climactic

1870


CLIMACTIC Defined for English Language Learners

climactic

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adjective cli·mac·tic \klī-ˈmak-tik, klə-\

Definition of climactic for English Language Learners

  • : most exciting and important : forming a climax


Medical Dictionary

climactic

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adjective cli·mac·tic \klī-ˈmak-tik\

Medical Definition of climactic

  1. :  of, relating to, or constituting a climax



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