ascender

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Etymology[edit]

to ascend + -er

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Noun[edit]

ascender (plural ascenders)

  1. (typography) The portion of a lowercase letter that extends above the midline of a typeface.
  2. (climbing) a mechanical device used for ascending on a rope

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ascender

  1. to ascend, go up

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Portuguese[edit]

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ascender (first-person singular present indicative ascendo, past participle ascendido)

  1. (intransitive) to ascend; to rise

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ascender (first-person singular present asciendo, first-person singular preterite ascendí, past participle ascendido)

  1. to ascend, to mount, to climb
  2. (business) to advance
  3. (status) to rise

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