The downward part of a swing, as of a golf club
An exaggerated fall, especially by a hockey player, intended to draw a penalty against an opponent.
A sliding wedge or drag used to check the motion of a vehicle by pressure against a wheel
A small glass plate for mounting specimens to be examined under a microscope.
A downward trend, esp. a financial one
A trace or hint:
A noticeable decrease:
(Economics) A rapid fall in price or value.
A downward course; a decline:
An act of tumbling; a fall.
(Geol., Mining) The downward inclination of a stratum or vein, with reference to a horizontal plane
A marked, often sudden, decline in status, rank, or importance:
(Informal) A heavy, rash investment or speculation
An increasing or becoming increased
Descent is defined as going downward or falling, the decline of a population or area's moral values, or an individual's ethnic background.
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