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cliff a high, steep or overhanging surface of rock or earth.
cliff dweller a member of a prehistoric race of American Indians who lived in the shallow caves and recesses of cliffs of the southwestern United States. [2 definitions]
cliff-hanger a closely contested game or event, whose outcome is in doubt until the very end. [2 definitions]
cliff swallow a North American swallow that nests on the faces of cliffs or under the eaves of buildings.
climacteric in physiology, a period in life of changing or decreasing physical capacities, such as menopause. [3 definitions]
climactic pertaining to, reaching, or being a climax.
climate the weather conditions most prevailing in a place, averaged over several years. [3 definitions]
climatic of or pertaining to the weather conditions most prevailing in a place.
climatology the scientific study of long-term patterns of weather conditions; science of climates.
climax the point of highest interest or intensity in a series of increasingly important points or events. [5 definitions]
climaxless combined form of climax.
climb to move upward; go towards the top; ascend. [7 definitions]
climbable combined form of climb.
climber a person or animal that climbs. [4 definitions]
clime in literary use, a region of the earth, or the typical weather conditions thereof.
clinch to make certain or final; secure; settle. [8 definitions]
clincher a decisive or final point, fact, or statement to persuade someone, as in arguing or selling. [3 definitions]
cling to stick or attach closely. [3 definitions]
clingstone having pulp that sticks closely to the stone, as in some peaches. (Cf. freestone.) [2 definitions]
clinic a medical facility, esp. for treatment of outpatients. [4 definitions]
clinical of or related to direct observation and treatment of patients, as opposed to theory or laboratory research. [3 definitions]