Inclemency

Definition of Inclemency

In`clem´en`cy
n.1.
1.The state or quality of being inclement; lack of clemency; lack of mildness of temper; unmercifulness; severity.
The inclemency of the late pope.
- Bp. Hall.
2.Physical severity or harshness (commonly in respect to the elements or weather); roughness; storminess; rigor; severe cold, wind, rain, or snow.
The inclemencies of morning air.
- Pope.
The rude inclemency of wintry skies.
- Cowper.

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