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climactic


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Climactic  \Cli*mac"tic\,  a. 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  a  climax;  forming,  or  of  the  nature  of  a 
  climax,  or  ascending  series. 
 
  A  fourth  kind  of  parallelism  .  .  .  is  still 
  sufficiently  marked  to  be  noticed  by  the  side  of  those 
  described  by  Lowth,  viz.,  climactic  parallelism 
  (sometimes  called  ``ascending  rhythm'').  --S.  R. 
  Driver. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  climactic 
  adj  :  consisting  of  or  causing  a  climax;  "a  peak  experience"  [syn: 
  {climactical},  {peak(a)}] 




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