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ascend (verb), ascends; ascended; ascending (verb forms)
1. To go up, to rise, or move toward the sky: "They watched their balloons 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 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)
Word Entries containing the term: “ascend
ascend up
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