a.d. c150–c215, Greek Christian theologian and writer.
Saint. original name Titus Flavius Clemens. ?150–?215 ad, Greek Christian theologian: head of the catechetical school at Alexandria; teacher of Origen. Feast day: Dec 5
[klahy-mak-tik] /klaɪˈmæk tɪk/ adjective 1. pertaining to or coming to a : the climactic scene of a play. /klaɪˈmæktɪk/ adjective 1. consisting of, involving, or causing a climax adj. “pertaining to a climax,” 1832, from climax, apparently on the analogy of syntax/syntactic. Related: Climactical.
- Clement IV
noun 1. (Guy Foulques) died 1268, French ecclesiastic: pope 1265–68.
- Clement IX
noun 1. (Giulio Rospigliosi) 1600–69, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1667–69.
[klahy-mat-ik] /klaɪˈmæt ɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to . 2. (of ecological phenomena) due to rather than to soil or topography. adj. 1828, from climate + -ic. There is a 1650 citation for climatical in OED. Related: Climatically.