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
Fainting and sculpture reached their climacteric.
"A Short History of Germany" by Mary Platt Parmele
Have you entered upon the climacteric years which alter a man's nature?
"The Green Book" by Mór Jókai
It was the climacteric expression of America's existence.
"The Teacher" by George Herbert Palmer
It was the climacteric hour of my life.
"My Attainment of the Pole" by Frederick A. Cook
But perhaps it is a grand climacteric and will pass away.
"The Letters of William James, Vol. II" by William James
The ensuing duet is intense and full of climacteric effects.
"Stars of the Opera" by Mabel Wagnalls
Father Spaur, though past his climacteric, was of a tall, massive build, and, I judged, of great muscular strength.
"The Courtship of Morrice Buckler" by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
The so-called climacteric periods of life do not seem to have any influence on the longevity of either sex.
"Curiosities of Medical Experience" by J. G. (John Gideon) Millingen
Sir J. Barrington says, that, during his grand climacteric, two hundred and twenty-seven duels were fought.
"Dealings With The Dead" by A Sexton of the Old School
The age of fifty, I take it, is the grand Climacteric of the London Merchant.
"The Orange Girl" by Walter Besant