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culminate,

in astronomy, the maximum height in the sky reached by a celestial body on a given day. At the culminate the body is crossing the observer's celestial meridiancelestial meridian,
vertical circle passing through the north celestial pole and an observer's zenith. It is an axis in the altazimuth coordinate system.
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 and is said to be in upper transittransit,
in astronomy, passage of a body across a meridian or passage of a small body across the visible disk of a larger one. (The passage of a large body across a smaller one is called an eclipse or occultation.
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Meanwhile, Twister Club's ongoing Bahrain Idol talent search, in collaboration with BMMI, also culminates on Sunday at 11.
Events will culminate over the weekend of September 18-20, with a spectacular free light and sound show in the Market Square and Lichfield's Georgian Heritage Weekend, in addition to the annual Johnson Society Birthday Supper.
For ages 13 to 19, the Playhouse will host its 10th annual Summer Theatre Camp June 26 through July 27, which culminates with a musical production of ``Charlotte's Web.
Finally, on Wednesday night, both the first and second session campers joined donors, community leaders, and their adoptive families at a gala dessert reception to culminate their summer's experiences.
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Six sequential lessons culminate with a trip using public transportation.
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The process will culminate in two performances at the Worcester Youth Center.
The flight tests culminate a three-year engineering and manufacturing development effort.
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