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ascent

US [əˈsent]
UK [ə'sent]
  • n.上升;上坡路;登高;升高
  • Web攀登;上升攀登;追溯
Plural Form:ascents  
ascent
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n.
1.
[c][ususing]
上升;升高;登高the act of climbing or moving up; an upward journey
the first ascent of Mount Everest
首次攀登珠穆朗玛峰
The cart began its gradual ascent up the hill.
运货马车开始缓缓上山。
The rocket steepened its ascent.
火箭飞速升空。
2.
[c][ususing]
上坡;上坡路an upward path or slope
At the other side of the valley was a steep ascent to the top of the hill.
山谷的那边是直达山顶的陡坡。
3.
[u]
前进;提高;进步the process of moving forward to a better position or of making progress
man's ascent to civilization
人类向文明的进化

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