ascender definition

  • noun:
    • the one that ascends.
    • Printing The the main high lowercase letters, including b, d, and h, that expands above the other lowercase letters.
    • Printing A letter with such part.
    • The part of a lowercase letter that runs above the midline of a typeface.
    • a mechanical device utilized for ascending on a rope
    • person who ascends.
    • An ascending page. See ascending.
    • a lowercase page that has part extending above other lowercase letters
    • (printing) the element of high lowercase letters that extends above the other lowercase letters
    • an individual who ascends

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