A woman who beholds her thirtieth birthday in sight, and girlhood gone, is approaching a climacteric in her career.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 14" by Elbert Hubbard
The menopause, also called the climacteric, and in common language "change of life," is the period at which woman ceases to menstruate.
"Woman" by William J. Robinson
The effects on the character of this 'grand climacteric' are often marked.
"The Physical Life of Woman:" by Dr. George H Napheys
I wonder you had the climacteric so early.
"Black Oxen" by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
The climacteric moment came.
"A History of the French Novel, Vol. 2" by George Saintsbury
Shakespeare's "view" comes out in Lear's climacteric execration of his "dog-hearted daughters.
"Lippincott's Magazine, September, 1885" by Various
To us, this Servitor of the Christ seemed not to have passed the climacteric.
"The Book of Khalid" by Ameen Rihani
The free-fantasia of the poem was reached, and, roaring, the music neared its climacteric point.
"Melomaniacs" by James Huneker
Physicians speak in a physiological sense of the grand climacteric of a man's age.
"How to See a Play" by Richard Burton
Throughout Celtic history, the sixth century is for many reasons a climacteric period.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. VIII" by Various