[klahy-mer] /ˈklaɪ mər/
a person or thing that .
a device to assist in , as a .
a person or thing that climbs
a plant that lacks rigidity and grows upwards by twining, scrambling, or clinging with tendrils and suckers
(mainly Brit) short for social climber
early 15c., “one who climbs,” agent noun from climb (v.). Of plants, from 1630s.
an ambitious person: not your average social climber (1833+)
noun, Aeronautics. 1. an instrument that shows the rate of ascent or descent of an aircraft, operating on a differential pressure principle.
noun 1. (def 4). [adjective bit-er-sweet, bit-er-sweet; noun bit-er-sweet] /adjective ˌbɪt ərˈswit, ˈbɪt ərˌswit; noun ˈbɪt ərˌswit/ adjective 1. both and to the taste: bittersweet chocolate. 2. both pleasant and painful or regretful: a bittersweet memory. noun 3. Also called woody nightshade. a climbing or trailing plant, Solanum dulcamara, of the nightshade family, having small, […]
noun 1. any of several chiefly tropical, vinelike ferns of the genus Lygodium, having climbing or trailing stems.
[klahy-ming-fish] /ˈklaɪ mɪŋˌfɪʃ/ noun, plural climbingfishes (especially collectively) climbingfish. 1. .