culminant

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French culminant.

AdjectiveEdit

culminant (comparative more culminant, superlative most culminant)

  1. being vertical, or at the highest point of altitude
  2. (by extension) predominant

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for culminant in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

culminant (masculine and feminine plural culminants)

  1. culminating

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

culminant (feminine singular culminante, masculine plural culminants, feminine plural culminantes)

  1. highest (typically of mountains)

VerbEdit

culminant

  1. present participle of culminer