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OTHER WORDS FROM ascentre·as·cent, noun
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If you look at our game-by-game Elo ratings, the current version of the Nationals may have started its ascent comparatively earlier than last year’s did, in terms of how many games it took for the turnaround to begin.
On Sunday, we explored the ways that the American Fringes are bubbling up to become the mainstream of tomorrow — defining the extreme ideologies at war, their sordid histories and how technology has aided their ascent.
When the young woman is ready to emerge from her weeks in hiding, she attends a ceremony marking her ascent into true womanhood.Facial Tattoos: The Tribal Female Rite in Papua New Guinea|Brandon Presser|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You have to take a long-term look at the ascent of something that fundamentally changes the power structure of America.
In October 2006, she pioneered the first ascent of Nagpai Gusun, a 7,000-meter peak in the Khumbu region.
Watching Paar do his last Tonight show was almost like witnessing an ascent into clouds.From Jack to Johnny to Jay: Saying Goodbye to ‘Tonight’|Tom Shales|February 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I hope that my spirits and emotions will join them in this ascent.
The ascent was a long one; fresh districts were ever rising up, even to the most distant hills.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete|Emile Zola
In Suevo-Gothic, Backe is "an ascent or descent, extremitas montes, alias crepido vel ora."
The mountain of course may be done quicker, but I give the times, if any other lady should like to try the ascent.'Italian Alps|Douglas William Freshfield
For half a mile or so did Glen and his companion follow it, seeking some place at which they might continue their ascent.Campmates|Kirk Munroe
Before detailing my ascent to this wonderful place, it may be proper to state what it is like.