"ascension" Definition

  1. n. The act of ascending; a rising; ascent.
  2. n. Specifically: The visible ascent of our Savior on the fortieth day after his resurrection. (Acts i. 9.) Also, Ascension Day.
  3. n. An ascending or arising, as in distillation; also that which arises, as from distillation.

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Position in dictionary: 6622 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n.,
Words that start with "ascension": 2
Words that end with "ascension": 2
Words that contain "ascension": 3
Next words in dictionary: ascensional, ascensive, ascent, ascertain, ascertainable, ascertained, ascertainer, ascertaining, ascertainment, ascessancy
Previous words in dictionary: ascending, ascendible, ascendent, ascendency, ascended, ascendant, ascendancy, ascendance, ascendable, ascend

English Dictionary Definition of ascension

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