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ascendence (n.)

alternative spelling of ascendance (see -ance). Related: Ascendent; ascendency.

updated on February 19, 2017

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Definitions of ascendence from WordNet

ascendence (n.)
the state that exists when one person or group has power over another;
Synonyms: dominance / ascendance / ascendancy / ascendency / control
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