- the act of changing location in an upward direction
- travel up
- go back in order of genealogical succession
- become king or queen
- go along towards (a river's) source
- slope upwards
- come up, of celestial bodies
a melodic line that goes upward in pitch. Related terms: arch, descending.
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Rising upward gradually from a prostrate base.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20901
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.)
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Rising or curving upward. ... <botany> Growing erect after an oblique or semi-horizontal beginning. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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• (a.) Rising; moving upward; as, an ascending kite. • (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Ascend
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directed upwards at a rather narrow angle, curving upwards.
Found on http://www.anbg.gov.au/glossary/webpubl/lichglos.htm
growing obliquely upward
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21767
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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spreading horizontally, then becoming erect.
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arched upwards in the lower part and becoming erect in the upper part. cf. decumbent, procumbent
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Intervals or swims that increase in repeat time or decrease in speed
Found on http://www.wcpsc.org.uk/new/competitions/glossary.html
Rising up; produced somewhat obliquely or indirectly upward.
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