ascensor

noun as·cen·sor \ əˈsen(t)sə(r) , aˈ- \

Definition of ascensor

plural ascensores \ˌaˌsenˈsōr(ˌ)ēz\
:a nearly vertical funicular railway used on very steep ascents

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Origin and Etymology of ascensor

Spanish, from Latin, one that ascends, from ascensus (past participle of ascendere to ascend) + -or


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