descending

a melodic line that goes downward in pitch. Related terms: arch, ascending.
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Descending

De┬Ěscend'ing adjective Of or pertaining to descent; moving downwards. Descending constellations or signs (Astron.) , those through which the planets descent toward the south. -- Descending node (Astron.) , that point in a planet's orbit where it in
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descending

Of or pertaining to descent; moving downwards. ... <astronomy> Descending constellations or signs, that point in a planet's orbit where it intersects the ecliptic in passing southward. ... <mathematics> Descending series, a series in which each term is numerically smaller than the preceding one; also, a series arranged according to desc
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Descending

• (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Descend • (a.) Of or pertaining to descent; moving downwards.
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descending

Type: Term Pronunciation: dē-send′ing Definitions: 1. Running downward or toward the periphery. Synonyms: descendens
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Descending

Intervals or swims that decrease in time (2.00, 1.45, 1.30 1:15, 1:10, 1:05, 1:00, 55).
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Descending

The direction gradually downwards.
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Descending

tending to go gradually downwards
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Descending

tending to go gradually downwards
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