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Definition of ascent:

  1. An eminence, hill, or high place.
  2. The act of rising; motion upward; rise; a mounting upward; as, he made a tedious ascent; the ascent of vapors from the earth.
  3. The degree of elevation of an object, or the angle it makes with a horizontal line; inclination; rising grade; as, a road has an ascent of five degrees.
  4. The way or means by which one ascends.

Synonyms:

cost increase, emanation, ascension, mount, insurrection, rebellion, boost, rising slope, salary increase, rise, slope, wage hike, hike, raise, wage increase, procession, grade, heave, acclivity, climb, rising, upgrade, incline, ascending, advance, revolt, climbing.

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