ascensive

adjective
as·​cen·​sive | \ ə-ˈsen(t)-siv How to pronounce ascensive (audio) \

Definition of ascensive

: rising or tending to rise

First Known Use of ascensive

1602, in the meaning defined above

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“Ascensive.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ascensive. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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