The act of rising or moving upward
The act of moving upward on or along
An upward slope
The temperature was in the high teens but as the sun began its ascent it felt far warmer.
The ascent of Ben Ledi is commonly made from the town.
The ascent of Fuji presents no difficulties.
He began first a short ascent, then a drop to a sharp curve he nearly missed, causing him to reduce his speed further.
During the second stage small increments of magnetizing force are attended by relatively large increments of magnetization, as is indicated by the steep ascent of the curve.