culminate culminate  /ˈkəl mɪ ˌneɪt/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) end, especially to reach a final or climactic stage
  2. (v) bring to a head or to the highest point
  3. (v) reach the highest or most decisive point
  4. (v) reach the highest altitude or the meridian, of a celestial body
  5. (v) rise to, or form, a summit

Usage(s):

  • The presentation culminated with a hands on experience for all the participants.

News

  1. Rupert Murdoch Getting Divorced As News Corp. Separation Looms

    A two-year stretch of turmoil for News Corp. is set to culminate in a summer of divisions for its chairman and controlling shareholder, Rupert Murdoch.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Forbes

  2. Location changed for Chautauqua Tent Show in Lewes June 13

    Based on reports from the National Weather Service regarding the likelihood of damaging winds and heavy rain Thursday, June 13, the “Chautauqua Tent Show: ‘America Takes Flight’” has been moved from a tent on the grounds of the Zwaanendael Museum, located at 102 Kings Highway, to indoors at the Lewes Presbyterian Church, 133 Kings Hwy. Programs begin at 1 p.m. and culminate at 7 p.m. when Neill ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Cape Gazette

  3. 50 Days Out, Bud Light Announces Final Lineup For Bud Light Music First's '50/50/1' Concert Event

    ST. LOUIS, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In just 50 days, Bud Light Music First's summer-long celebration of music will culminate with "50/50/1," a never-before-seen music event featuring one ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "It is only fitting that we culminate a weekend focused on youth service by turning words into action," Clinton said in a prepared statement Sunday.
    on Mar 16, 2008 By: Bill Clinton Source: USA Today

  2. "We have waited long enough," Obama said to applause. "And in just a few days, a century-long struggle will culminate in a historic vote."
    on Mar 19, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: BusinessWeek

  3. "The value of the Copenhagen Accord lies not as a stand- alone document but as an input into the two-track negotiating process under the UNFCCC, which will culminate in Mexico City in December 2010," Ramesh said.
    on Jan 24, 2010 By: Jairam Ramesh Source: BusinessWeek

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