ascension: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (u-sen'shun), [key]
— n.
  1. the act of ascending; ascent.
  2. the bodily ascending of Christ from earth to heaven.
  3. (cap.) See


Pronunciation: (u-sen'shun), [key]
— n.
  1. a British island in the S Atlantic Ocean: constituent part of St. Helena. 1130; 34 sq. mi. (88 sq. km).
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