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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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I did not wish, however, to lose gas at so early a period of the adventure, and so concluded to ascend for the present.
He saw the figure of a man moving rapidly across the lawn toward the building--saw it ascend the steps; then a projection of the wall concealed it.
He was, I should say, a hundred yards in advance of his closest companion, and so I called to Tars Tarkas to ascend a great tree that brushed the cliff's face while I dispatched the fellow, thus giving the less agile Thark an opportunity to reach the higher branches before the entire horde should be upon us and every vestige of escape cut off.
Alcatel and Ascend will also jointly develop a high speed "router on a card" that will combine Ascends high speed forwarding technology and Alcatel's high speed switching technology to be included in the Alcatel 1000 BBX high capacity node.
We're talking about an entirely new network here, one that eventually will replace the current telephone system, and these new products from Alcatel and Ascend will make it a reality," said Mory Ejabat, president and chief executive officer of Ascend.
Detailed information on Ascend products, news announcements, seminars, service and support is available on Ascends home page at World Wide Web site http://ascend.