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climax
used in Middlemarch

2 uses
  • But Rosamond had registered every look and word, and estimated them as the opening incidents of a preconceived romance—incidents which gather value from the foreseen development and climax.
    Book 2 — Old and Young (43% in)
  • It is still the beginning of the home epic—the gradual conquest or irremediable loss of that complete union which makes the advancing years a climax, and age the harvest of sweet memories in common.
    Finale (5% in)

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