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ascend (verb), ascends; ascended; ascending
1. To go up, to rise, or to move toward the sky:  A group of people watched their balloons which were slowly ascending into the sky.
2. Sloped or to slanted upward: Several paths ascended to the top of the mountain.
3. To rise to a higher or more powerful position in a government, company, etc.: A new national government recently ascended to power.
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(Latin: to rise, arising, to be born, source, original; the rising sun, east; to ascend, to spring up, to become visible, to appear)
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