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əˈsɛn dɪŋas·cend·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rise, ascent, ascension, ascendingadjective

    the act of changing location in an upward direction

  2. ascending(a)adjective

    moving or going or growing upward

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ascending

    of Ascend

  2. Ascendingadjective

    rising; moving upward; as, an ascending kite

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  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.

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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. 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 ….

  2. Pilar Mazzetti:

    We are starting on a second wave [ of Covid-19 cases ]. This wave is rising. I can tell you that we've made some calculations and we are more or less right were we were in mid-April, and the figures keep ascending.

  3. Joanne Field:

    The growth of understanding follows an ascending spiral rather than a straight line.

  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. David Horvath:

    The interaction of ascending magma and the icy substrate of this region could have provided favorable conditions for microbial life fairly recently and raises the possibility of extant life in this region.

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  • aufsteigendGerman
  • ஏறுவரிசையில்Tamil

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    an unpleasant or disastrous destiny
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