ascent

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The way or means by which one ascends

There is a difficult northern ascent from Malaucene of Mont Ventoux.

The degree of elevation of an object, or the angle it makes with a horizontal line; inclination; rising grade

The road has an ascent of 5 degrees.

The act of ascending. A motion upwards

He made a tedious ascent of Mont Blanc.

The ascender height in a typeface
An eminence, hill, or high place
a rising, soaring, or climbing
{n} an eminence, rise, the rising of a hill
n A completed climb 'Everest was one of my many ascents ' 2 (v )The vertical motion of a climber
an upward slope or grade (as in a road); "the car couldn't make it up the rise"
An ascent is an upward journey, especially when you are walking or climbing. In 1955 he led the first ascent of Kangchenjunga, the world's third highest mountain. descent
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The act of rising; motion upward; rise; a mounting upward; as, he made a tedious ascent; the ascent of vapors from the earth
{i} climbing; rising up; upward slope
In traditional typography the ascent of a font was the distance from the top of a block of type to the baseline Its precise meaning in modern typograph seems to vary with different definers
The degree of elevation of an object, or the angle it makes with a horizontal line; inclination; rising grade; as, a road has an ascent of five degrees
an upward slope or grade (as in a road); "the car couldn't make it up the rise
the distance between the top of the line of text and the baseline, or the distance from the baseline to the top of the highest glyph in a font
the act of changing location in an upward direction
An ascent is an upward slope or path, especially when you are walking or climbing. It was a tough course over a gradual ascent before the big climb of Bluebell Hill. descent
upward movement, as in: We watched the ascent of the balloon as long as we could
That part of the ST Orbiting Observatory Operations from launch until Orbiter injection ST/SOGS related term
a movement upward; "they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"
The ascent of a character cell defines the position of the baseline within every character cell of a font It is the number of pixels from the top of the cell to the baseline The baseline is not a pixel row itself, but occurs between two pixel rows
In some religions, when someone goes to heaven, you can refer to their ascent to heaven
The knowledge age, Ascent era, shifts the focus to innovative individuals utilizing leading edge technology
An ascent is an upward, vertical movement. Burke pushed the button and the elevator began its slow ascent. descent
A font’s maximum distance above the baseline
The ascent of a person to a more important or successful position is the process of reaching this position. = rise
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Ascent Logic Corporation
American software company (manufacturers of risk assessment and management programs for computerized systems, "Bug 2000", etc.)
ascents
plural of ascent
steep ascent
climbing up something with a sharp inclination, inclined ascension which is difficult to perform
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