1The highest or climactic point of something, especially as attained after a long time: the product was the culmination of 13 years of research
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- The past twelve months for him have been a fitting culmination to an outstanding career, to date.
- Matthew wants to achieve a fitting culmination to the night, but he is unable to do so.
- The arrest is the culmination of an investigation which has been ongoing for upwards of 18 months.
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