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English definition of “ascending”


adjective     /əˈsen.dɪŋ/
increasing in size or value : I shall list my objections to the plan in ascending order of importance .Increasing and intensifying specialized biology moving upwards or to higher levels , often used to refer to sensory pathways in the nervous system Animal anatomy
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