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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ascensive  \As*cen"sive\,  a.  [See  {Ascend}.] 
  1.  Rising;  tending  to  rise,  or  causing  to  rise.  --Owen. 
 
  2.  (Gram.)  Augmentative;  intensive.  --Ellicott. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ascensive 
  adj  :  tending  or  directed  upward;  "rooted  and  ascendant  strength 
  like  that  of  foliage"-  John  Ruskin  [syn:  {ascendant},  {ascendent}] 




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