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Definition of Acmatic
1. acme [adj] - See also: acme
Lexicographical Neighbors of Acmatic
Literary usage of Acmatic
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1897)
"Primitive forms are also less changeable in their ontogeny ; the adult differs less from either the young or the old than in acmatic forms. ..."
2. An Ecclesiastical History, Ancient and Modern, from the Birth of Christ to by Johann Lorenz Mosheim (1803)
"So that in reality the P'-acmatic Sanction was not abolished before the Concordate, or agreement, which was transacted between FRANCIS I. and Li: o X- in ..."
3. Geologisches Zentralblatt (1904)
"This group is highly accelerated and near the acme of its development, many species passing the acmatic condition in the adult and becoming phylo- gerontic. ..."