culminant

[ kuhl-muh-nuh nt ]
/ ˈkʌl mə nənt /

adjective

culminating; topmost.

Origin of culminant

1595–1605; < Medieval Latin culminant- (stem of culmināns), present participle of culmināre to come to a peak. See culminate, -ant
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culminant

/ (ˈkʌlmɪnənt) /

adjective

highest or culminating
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