What does ascending mean?

Definitions for ascending
əˈsɛn dɪŋas·cend·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rise, ascent, ascension, ascending(adj)

    the act of changing location in an upward direction

  2. ascending(a)(adj)

    moving or going or growing upward

    "the ascending plane"; "the ascending staircase"; "the ascending stems of chickweed"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ascending

    of Ascend

  2. Ascending(adj)

    rising; moving upward; as, an ascending kite

Freebase

  1. Ascending

    Ascending is a science fiction novel by the Canadian writer James Alan Gardner, published in 2001 by HarperCollins Publishers under its various imprints. It is the fifth novel in Gardner's "League of Peoples" series. It is a direct sequel to the first novel in the series, Expendable, in that it picks up the dual story of Festina Ramos, Explorer turned admiral, and the transparent glass woman Oar, where the earlier novel left off.

How to pronounce ascending?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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    Indian

How to say ascending in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ascending in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ascending in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of ascending in a Sentence

  1. Albert Bartholomew:

    I'm tired of seeing and hearing it all ... Hypocrites in "Christian" circles are plenty ... are you one ? Careful before you call yourself something you may not necessarily be ... you may just be shaming your creator. It's better to know you're going to hell than to fool yourself into ascending to heaven.

  2. State John Kerry:

    I don’t think you heard … any scintilla, not one tiny piece, of an indication of this downward spiral, i think what you saw was ascending relationship with great clarity about the things on which we’re going to cooperate. Even as there is some disagreement about how to approach one, or two, or three issues ….

  3. Saskya Pandita:

    By depending on the great, The small may rise high. See the little plant ascending the tall tree Has climbed to the top.

  4. Cameron Walker:

    And instead of having a stomach on the left, which is normal, Marie Bentley stomach was on the right, marie Bentley liver, which normally occurs predominantly on the right, was predominantly on the left. Marie Bentley spleen was on the right side instead of its normal occurrence on the left. And then the rest of Marie Bentley digestive tract, the ascending colon, was inverted as well.

  5. Edward Fine:

    The woman who gave me the wet paper towel as we descended the stairs and which I later used to breathe through; the firefighters who were ascending the stairs as we were descending; the Catholic priest who put his hand on my shoulder and prayed for us as we lay on the street being covered by dust and debris, then there was the bus driver who took us uptown… those people all come to my mind.

Images & Illustrations of ascending

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  • aufsteigendGerman
  • ஏறுவரிசையில்Tamil

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