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    ascension

    ascension - Dictionary definition and meaning for word ascension

    Definition
    (noun) (Christianity) celebration of the Ascension of Christ into heaven; observed on the 40th day after Easter Definition
    (noun) a movement upward
    Synonyms : ascent , rise , rising
    Example Sentence
    • they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon
    Definition
    (noun) (New Testament) the rising of the body of Jesus into heaven on the 40th day after his Resurrection
    Synonyms : ascension of christ
    Definition
    (noun) (astronomy) the rising of a star above the horizon Definition
    (noun) the act of changing location in an upward direction
    Synonyms : ascending , ascent , rise
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