Ascendent - definition, transcription

Amer.  |əˈsendənt|
Brit.  |əˈsendənt|

noun

- position or state of being dominant or in control (syn: ascendant)
- someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent) (syn: ancestor, antecedent, ascendant, root)

adjective

- tending or directed upward (syn: ascendant, ascensive)
- most powerful or important or influential (syn: ascendant, dominating)

Examples

Ascendant are those signs that rise from the South towards our Zenith.

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