Definitions of Culminating

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Usage examples for Culminating

  1. As ages roll on the moon recedes further and further, its orbit increases, the duration of the revolution augments, until at length a very noticeable epoch is attained, which is, in one sense, a culminating point in the career of the moon. – The Story of the Heavens by Robert Stawell Ball
  2. How strong throughout the activity of the soul- culminating in prayer! – Nature Mysticism by J. Edward Mercer
  3. This was the culminating point of anxiety with their friends. – The Riflemen of the Miami by Edward S. Ellis
  4. What I mean is that the process of deduction ought from time to time to stop and study certain culminating effects, and that these effects each appear as models round which new effects resembling them take their places in a circle. – Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic by Henri Bergson
  5. There was but one link, indeed, in all the mournful chain of recent events, upon which Robert Carlton would never permit his thoughts to concentrate; that was his successful conduct of his own case before the magistrates, culminating in his final triumph over Sir Wilton Gleed. – Peccavi by E. W. Hornung