culmination
Pronunciation
  • (GA) IPA: /ˌkʌlməˈneɪʃən/
  • (British) IPA: /ˌkʌl.mɪnˈeɪ.ʃən/
Noun

culmination

  1. (astronomy) The attainment of the highest point of altitude reached by a heavenly body; passage across the meridian; transit.
  2. Attainment or arrival at the highest pitch of glory, power, etc.
Synonyms Related terms Translations Translations
  • German: Höhepunkt
  • Russian: кульмина́ция



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