climatic climax

noun

Definition of climatic climax

: the one of the ecological climaxes possible in a particular climatic area whose stability is directly due to the influence of climate — compare edaphic climax

First Known Use of climatic climax

1916, in the meaning defined above

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“Climatic climax.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/climatic%20climax. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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