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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • adj. Moving, going, or growing upward: an ascending minor scale.
  • adj. Moving or progressing toward a higher level or degree: an ascending order of difficulty.
  • adj. Botany Growing or directing upward from a curved or slanted base, as certain plant stems.
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  • v. Present participle of ascend.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • adj. Rising; moving upward.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Proceeding from a lower position to a higher; rising; moving upward; figuratively, proceeding from the less to the greater; proceeding from a later to an earlier time; rising from grave to acute.
  • In botany, growing upward, as the stem of a plant, which is called the ascending axis.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • n. the act of changing location in an upward direction
  • adj. moving or going or growing upward
  • Equivalent
    ascendant    acclivitous    highflying    ascensive    upward    assurgent    up    uphill    rising    ascendent   
    Words with the same meaning
    rising    sloping   
    Verb Stem
    Words with the same terminal sound