climax

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Climax

A situation in which a security's price has risen (or fallen) very quickly and very high (or low) on heavy trading volume. A climax is often followed by steep price correction. See also: Buying climax, Selling climax, Reversion to the mean.

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Thus we can also hear her own climax at this same moment--not a sexual climax, of course, but rather an artistic culmination as the song attains its structural peak.
A man may be unable to have erections or may reach sexual climax without ejaculating normally.
Persuasively disputing the readings of such critics as Roma Gill and Gordon Braden, who have argued that Marlowe takes his two lovers from frustration to fulfillment, Tromly finds that sexual climax is followed by climactic frustration and that the poem depicts frustration rather than fulfillment.
The camouflage disappeared, revealing the sexual purpose of the device: Freud and others had correctly identified the clitoral orgasm as a sexual climax (though Freud mistakenly differentiated it from the so-called vaginal orgasm).
Sherman's screenplay preserves this scene, in which two gay inmates at Dachau, under close scrutiny by their Nazi guards, stand adjacent during a hard-labor break and talk each other to sexual climax.