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upward slope

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rise

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Synonyms for ascent

the act of rising or moving upward

the act of moving upward on or along

an upward slope

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Slowly and steadily we kept on our way over this dangerous part of the ascent, and I dare say it was fortunate for some of us that attention was distracted from the head by the paramount necessity of looking after the feet; FOR, WHILE ON THE LEFT THE INCLINE OF ICE WAS SO STEEP THAT IT WOULD BE IMPOSSIBLE FOR ANY MAN TO SAVE HIMSELF IN CASE OF A SLIP, UNLESS THE OTHERS COULD HOLD HIM UP, ON THE RIGHT WE MIGHT DROP A PEBBLE FROM THE HAND OVER PRECIPICES OF UNKNOWN EXTENT DOWN UPON THE TREMENDOUS GLACIER BELOW.
And now, having demonstrated this important conclusion so that it is clear to anyone, however prejudiced or obtuse, I am of opinion that we cannot do better than break up our camp and travel to westward until we find some means of ascent.
It was not more than forty feet across at the mouth, but it rapidly closed until it ended in an acute angle, too straight and smooth for an ascent.
Here was the point, and this the means by which Maple White and his ill-fated comrade had made their ascent.
The climb was a more simple thing now that the rope dangled down the face of the worst part of the ascent.
As the Doctor delivered his injunctions between the intervals of his ascent, by the time they were concluded, both he and his auditor had gained the upper level.
The Huron instantly turned, and commenced a rapid retreat up the ascent.
The course lay up the ascent, and still continued hazardous and laborious.
His keen eye took a single look at the victims, and then shot its glances over the difficulties of the ascent in his front.
The Alpine Ascents International American South Col Expedition, reporting by satellite telephone to MountainZone.
Other recent ascents include Kwangde Nup, north face, new route; Kusum Kanguru, north face, new route, solo, both in Nepal.
Ascent intends to supply Hydro with product during the pilot phase in order for Hydro to develop and satisfy market demand for its products.
Parenting, Autism and the ASCENT School for Individuals with Autism (Deer Park, NY).
TFG Radiant has purchased 6,400,000 shares of Ascent stock at a price of $1.