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Synonyms for ascend

slope upwards

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move up

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to move from a lower to a higher position

to move upward on or along

to attain a higher status, rank, or condition

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travel up, "We ascended the mountain"

go back in order of genealogical succession

become king or queen

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appear to be moving upward, as by means of tendrils

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go along towards (a river's) source

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slope upwards

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come up, of celestial bodies

move to a better position in life or to a better job

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The path, as you ascend nigher, is intersected by ravines of snow, down which stones continually roll from above; one of them is particularly dangerous, as the slightest sound, such as even speaking in a loud voice, produces a concussion of air sufficient to draw destruction upon the head of the speaker.
PictureTel and Ascend have been supplying complementary solutions to their worldwide customers for several years.
Ascend, the world's leading provider of information and consultancy to the global aerospace industry, reviewed the past year and assessed the numbers, considered the news and digested the forecasts to uncover who soared the highest in 2006.
A poster presentation at ACOG offered data on the safety and efficacy of ASCEND Therapeutics' 4-OHT gel in patients with menstrual-cycle related mastalgia.
Ascend Technology Ventures manages $100M for Israeli related high-tech investments in the fields of Communication, IT and Life sciences.
Ascend Media's formation was first announced in August of 2002.
In the BSA campaign, Ascend One and Amerix will work with companies like AOL Time Warner, General Electric and The Walt Disney Company to improve existing employee service and volunteerism programs.
ASCEND will focus on unmet medical needs in niche areas, particularly in the areas of chronic therapeutic use, where using alternative delivery systems can provide greater patient compliance and therapeutic benefit.
Ascend Venture Group, LLC focuses on investing in early-stage applied technology businesses.
Their success is underscored by the obvious confidence of Internet telephony service providers who are betting their future growth on Ascend equipment.
According to our research, Ascend has outpaced overall market growth in the service provider segment for several consecutive quarters.
Through the agreement with Lucent, Ascend will provide GX 550TM "Smart" Core ATM switches and CBX 500 TM Multiservice switches.
The collaboration between Ascend and Illuminet sets the stage for a reduction in Internet busy signals, more cost-effective Internet dial tone, and the diversion of Internet calls off of CO switches.
By working with Ascend for our switching solutions, we are able to set a new standard for cost-efficiency and performance in the Internet access market.
The investment by Ascend Communications at this early stage of BlueStar Communications' network deployment and the recent equity investment of Crosspoint Venture Partners is an affirmation of our business model and is an exciting development for our young company.