ascending definition

  • adjective:
    • Moving, going, or growing up: an ascending small scale.
    • going or advancing toward a higher level or degree: an ascending order of trouble.
    • Botany Growing or directing upward from a curved or slanted base, as particular plant stems.
    • increasing; moving up.
    • going or going or developing up
  • verb:
    • Present participle of ascend.
  • others:
    • Proceeding from a reduced place to an increased; rising; moving upward; figuratively, continuing from the less to your higher; proceeding from a later to an early on time; increasing from grave to intense.
    • In botany, developing upward, whilst the stem of a plant, which is sometimes called the ascending axis.
  • noun:
    • the work of switching area in an upward way

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