ascendable
adjective see ascend

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Ascendable — As*cend a*ble, a. Capable of being ascended. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ascendable — See ascend. * * * …   Universalium

  • ascendable — adj. capable of being climbed or scaled …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ascendable — adjective capable of being ascended • Syn: ↑ascendible, ↑climbable • Similar to: ↑scalable • Derivationally related forms: ↑ascend …   Useful english dictionary

  • ascend — ascendable, ascendible, adj. /euh send /, v.i. 1. to move, climb, or go upward; mount; rise: The airplane ascended into the clouds. 2. to slant upward. 3. to rise to a higher point, rank, or degree; proceed from an inferior to a superior degree… …   Universalium

  • ascendible — adjective capable of being ascended • Syn: ↑ascendable, ↑climbable • Similar to: ↑scalable • Derivationally related forms: ↑ascend (for: ↑ascendable) …   Useful english dictionary

  • climbable — adjective 1. capable of being ascended • Syn: ↑ascendable, ↑ascendible • Similar to: ↑scalable • Derivationally related forms: ↑ascend (for: ↑ascendable …   Useful english dictionary

  • ascend — verb Etymology: Middle English, from Latin ascendere, from ad + scandere to climb more at scan Date: 14th century intransitive verb 1. a. to move upward < the balloon ascended > b. to slope upward …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Clean climbing — is a rock climbing term that describes techniques and equipment which climbers use in order to avoid damage to the rock. These techniques date at least in part from the 1920s and earlier in England, but the term itself may have emerged in about… …   Wikipedia

  • ascendible — See ascendable. * * * …   Universalium

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