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Culminant

ˈkʌlmɪnənt

Meanings of Culminant:

adjective

At or forming the top or highest point.

Usage examples:

But if those are not ‘starting points’ (because the start is just another terminus, because trauma …

Culminate

ˈkʌl.mɪ.neɪt

Meanings of Culminate:

verb

Reach a climax or point of highest development.

Usage examples:

Weeks of violence culminated in the brutal murder of a magistrate

Meanings of Culminate-in:

verb

To have as a result or be the final result of a process

Usage examples:

[ i ] secret negotiations culminated in the historic peace accord., [ t ] the discovery culminated …

Culminated

ˈkʌlmɪneɪt

Meanings of Culminated:

verb

Reach a climax or point of highest development.

Usage examples:

Weeks of violence culminated in the brutal murder of a magistrate

Culminates

ˈkʌl.mɪ.neɪt

Meanings of Culminates:

verb

Reach a climax or point of highest development.

Usage examples:

Weeks of violence culminated in the brutal murder of a magistrate

Culminating

ˈkʌl.mɪ.neɪt

Meanings of Culminating:

verb

Reach a climax or point of highest development.

Usage examples:

Weeks of violence culminated in the brutal murder of a magistrate

Culmination

ˌkʌl.mɪˈneɪ.ʃən

Meanings of Culmination:

noun

The highest or climactic point of something, especially as attained after a long time.

Usage examples:

The deal marked the culmination of years of negotiation

Culminations

kʌlmɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n

Meanings of Culminations:

noun

The highest or climactic point of something, especially as attained after a long time.

Usage examples:

The deal marked the culmination of years of negotiation

Meanings of Culming:

noun

In plural. in malting: the sprouted rootlets of barley or other grain.

Culotte

kjuːˈlɒt(s)

Meanings of Culotte:

noun

Women's knee-length trousers, cut with full legs to resemble a skirt.

Culottes

kuːˈlɒts

Meanings of Culottes:

plural noun

Women's knee-length trousers, cut with full legs to resemble a skirt.

Usage examples:

They are just like regular slips but are split with a seam up each leg, so they can be worn under p…

Culpa

ˌmeɪ.ə ˈkʊl.pə

Meanings of Culpa:

noun

Neglect resulting in damage; negligence.

exclamation

Used to admit that something was your fault

Culpability

ˌkʌl.pəˈbɪl.ə.ti

Meanings of Culpability:

noun

Responsibility for a fault or wrong; blame.

Usage examples:

A level of moral culpability

Culpable

ˈkʌl.pə.bəl

Meanings of Culpable:

adjective

Deserving blame.

Usage examples:

Mercy killings are less culpable than ‘ordinary’ murders

Culpably

ˈkʌl.pə.bli

Meanings of Culpably:

adverb

In a way that shows that someone deserves to be blamed or considered responsible for something bad

Usage examples:

He culpably neglected his duty by failing to report the shooting., they haven't actually done anyth…

Culprit

ˈkʌl.prɪt

Meanings of Culprit:

noun

A person who is responsible for a crime or other misdeed.

Usage examples:

The car's front nearside door had been smashed in but the culprits had fled

Meanings of Culprits:

noun

A person who is responsible for a crime or other misdeed.

Usage examples:

The car's front nearside door had been smashed in but the culprits had fled

Meanings of Cult:

noun

A system of religious veneration and devotion directed towards a particular figure or object.

Usage examples:

The cult of st olaf

Cultch

kʌltʃ

Meanings of Cultch:

noun

The mass of stones, broken shells, and grit of which an oyster bed is formed.

Usage examples:

That is why it is important to return old shell to the oyster beds to provide cultch for future oys…

Cultigen

ˈkʌltɪdʒ(ə)n

Meanings of Cultigen:

noun

A plant species or variety known only in cultivation, especially one with no known wild ancestor.

Usage examples:

It is unclear which or how many wild species or cultigens were the progenitors of the extant avocad…

Meanings of Cultigens:

noun

A plant species or variety known only in cultivation, especially one with no known wild ancestor.

Usage examples:

It is unclear which or how many wild species or cultigens were the progenitors of the extant avocad…

Cultish

ˈkʌl.tɪʃ

Meanings of Cultish:

adjective

Relating to or characteristic of a small group of people having religious beliefs regarded by others as strange or as imposing excessive control over members.

Usage examples:

Weird cultish beliefs

Meanings of Cultistic:

adjective

Of or relating to a cult; cultic, cultish.

Meanings of Cultivable:

adjective

Cultivable land can be used to grow crops

Usage examples:

Most of the island isn't cultivable - the soil is too rocky.

Cultivar

ˈkʌl.tɪ.vɑːr

Meanings of Cultivar:

noun

A plant variety that has been produced in cultivation by selective breeding. cultivars are usually designated in the style taxus baccata ‘variegata’.

Usage examples:

Plants from winter-type cultivars were first vernalized and then kept in the greenhouse.

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