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Ascensive Explained

Ascensive at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Ascensive \As*cen"sive\, a. [See {Ascend}.]
1. Rising; tending to rise, or causing to rise. --Owen.

2. (Gram.) Augmentative; intensive. --Ellicott.

ascensive at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

ascensive
adj : tending or directed upward; "rooted and ascendant strength
like that of foliage"- John Ruskin [syn: {ascendant}, {ascendent}]

ascensive at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

See Inter: term » ascend.

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • Rising; tending to rise, or causing to rise.
    1. : Inter: rfquotek » Owen
    2. Inter: gramma » r Augmentative; intensive.
    3. : Inter: rfquotek » Ellicott


    Inter: Webster 191 » 3
    Translation: et » ascensive
    Translation: ta » ascensive