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peaking

A popular term for the act of reaching the acme of a sexual climax.
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At least 2.2 percent of the time, the power grid needs an additional 700 megawatts which can be supplied by peaking plants.
Finally, "Intervention by governments will be required, because the economic and social implications of oil peaking would otherwise be chaotic.
The methylene asymmetric stretch peaks at 2,912 [cm.sup.-1] with a methine C-H stretch peaking at 2,970 [cm.sup.-1].