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Adj.1.anticlimactical - of or relating to a sudden change from an impressive to a ludicrous style
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Though at first sight those thought-genealogies seem to be constructed according to an anticlimactical pattern, on closer inspection they lose their character of "antipositions" or "downswings," such that they cannot call us out of our entrenched positions.