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someone who ascends

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a lowercase letter that has a part extending above other lowercase letters

(printing) the part of tall lowercase letters that extends above the other lowercase letters

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5) The hand is characterized by long ascenders and descenders, all of them curved, and many forming closed loops.
Scene's open counters, long ascenders and descenders, familiar letterforms and carefully considered spacing and kerning also contribute to its legibility.
Other standard safety features on all Ascenders include three-point seatbelts in all seven seating positions, dual-stage front airbags, dual side airbags, daytime running lights and an engine immobilizing anti-theft system.
today revealed the all-new 2003 Ascender flagship SUV at the 2002 New York International Auto Show.
Berthold Scripts 2 comes with Aja, an informal script face with short descenders, simplified letter shapes and looped capitals, and Poppl-Exquisit Regular and Poppl-Exquisit Medium, based on 19th-century handwriting with graceful, curling ascenders and elegant swashed capitals.
Arkona is a slightly inclined script face in which tall ascenders contrast sharply with very short descenders.
This is evident in their overhaul of the NoWorries[TM] Double stop Descender, the OzPod[TM] Rescue Frame and the introduction of the new lightweight and robust ExPlorer[TM] Chest Ascender.
com), the flagship product of MZI HealthCare, LLC (MZIHC), a leading provider of health plan administration software, has formed a partnership with Ascender Software, LLC (www.