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miniclimax (plural miniclimaxes)
- A minor climax.
2007 August 27, Viv Bernstein, “As Playoffs Near, Edwards Is Gaining Momentum”, New York Times:
- BRISTOL, Tenn., Aug. 26 The race to the playoffs is almost over in Nascar ’s Nextel Cup series, and the drama that usually makes the final few weeks of the regular season a miniclimax is oddly missing this time.