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climax British & World English

The most intense, exciting, or important point of something; the culmination

climax English Thesaurus

the climax of his career came when he captained Palace to promotion

post-climax British & World English

The point in a plant succession at which development has continued beyond the balanced state of climax.

climatic climax British & World English

(In the theory of F. E. Clements) a stable ecological community characterized as the typical end point of succession in a particular climatic region.

anticlimax British & World English

A disappointing end to an exciting or impressive series of events