Part of speech:
the act of changing location in an upward direction
(New Testament) the rising of the body of Jesus into heaven on the 40th day after his Resurrection
(Christianity) celebration of the Ascension of Christ into heaven; observed on the 40th day after Easter
The act or process of a person or thing that rises; esp., an uprising; revolt; insurrection
An act of climbing; an ascent:
The process of or an action or instance of coming to prominence.
The 40th day after Easter, on which the Christian feast of the Ascension is observed.
A marked, often sudden, decline in status, rank, or importance:
To sweep or curve upward
Anything produced by this
An upward slope.
A period of decline
(Linguistics) In certain languages, the inflection of nouns, pronouns, and adjectives with respect to categories such as case, number, and gender.
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