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Words related to descender

someone who descends

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

(printing) the part of lowercase letters that extends below the other lowercase letters

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Additionally, testing to multiple standards has increased the descenders certification, ratings and use criteria.
In match bets, it could pay to oppose dodgy descenders such as David Moncoutie and Pierre Rolland.
Scribe 2 tends to have a far more vertical hand with long ascenders and descenders.
He is known as one of the best descenders around and looked good in the Massif Central.
Unlike friction based descenders, it provides controlled descent self-rescue regardless of the user's weight for the evacuation of multiple personnel, or the versatility of assisted rescue.
The two riders in the list apart from Armstrong who have won stages already this year are proven as exceptional descenders.