[ klahy-mat-ik ]
/ klaɪˈmæt ɪk /


of or relating to climate.
(of ecological phenomena) due to climate rather than to soil or topography.
Also cli·mat·i·cal, cli·mat·al [klahy-mi-tl] /ˈklaɪ mɪ tl/.

Origin of climatic

First recorded in 1820–30; climate + -ic

Related forms

cli·mat·i·cal·ly, adverbsub·cli·mat·ic, adjective

Can be confused

climactic climatic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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