ascending

  1. the act of changing location in an upward direction
  2. travel up
  3. go back in order of genealogical succession
  4. become king or queen
  5. go along towards (a river's) source
  6. slope upwards
  7. come up, of celestial bodies

ascending

a melodic line that goes upward in pitch. Related terms: arch, descending.
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Ascending

Rising upward gradually from a prostrate base.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20901

Ascending

As┬Ěcend'ing adjective Rising; moving upward; as, an ascending kite. -- As*cend'ing*ly , adverb Ascending latitude (Astron.) , the increasing latitude of a planet. Ferguson. -- Ascending line (Geneol.) , t...
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ascending

Rising or curving upward. ... <botany> Growing erect after an oblique or semi-horizontal beginning. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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Ascending

• (a.) Rising; moving upward; as, an ascending kite. • (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Ascend
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ascending

directed upwards at a rather narrow angle, curving upwards.
Found on http://www.anbg.gov.au/glossary/webpubl/lichglos.htm

Ascending

growing obliquely upward
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21767

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......
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ascending

spreading horizontally, then becoming erect.
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_botanical_terms

ascending

arched upwards in the lower part and becoming erect in the upper part. cf. decumbent, procumbent
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Ascending

Intervals or swims that increase in repeat time or decrease in speed
Found on http://www.wcpsc.org.uk/new/competitions/glossary.html

Ascending

Rising up; produced somewhat obliquely or indirectly upward.
Found on http://www.gardenology.org/wiki/Glossary_of_Gardening_Terms

Ascending

growing upward
Found on http://www.orchidspecies.com/glossary.htm

Ascending

growing upward
Found on http://orchidfetish.com/glossary.html
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