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Definition of: ascent

(ə·sent) noun
1. The act of ascending or going up; a rising or soaring.
2. The act of climbing or traveling up, as a mountain.
3. The method or way of ascending; that by which one ascends, as the upward slope of a hill.
4. The amount or degree of upward slope: an ascent of 30°.
5. A rise in state, rank, or station; advancement, as in esteem or succession.
6. Rare A going back in time or genealogy. ◆ Homophone: assent. [<ASCEND, on analogy with descent]

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first ascent
second ascent
winter ascent
solo ascent
direct ascent
recorded ascent
free ascent
ascent stage
successful ascent
steep ascent
rapid ascent
ascent media
third ascent
divine ascent
final ascent

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"ascent" has the frequency of use of 0.0006% on en.wikipedia.org.

Phrases starting with the letter: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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