"climate" in the noun sense
1. climate, clime
the weather in some location averaged over some long period of time
"the dank climate of southern Wales"
"plants from a cold clime travel best in winter"
2. climate, mood
the prevailing psychological state
"the climate of opinion"
"the national mood had changed radically since the last election"
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