descendingly

adv. downwards, toward a lower level

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Descendingly — De*scend ing*ly, adv. In a descending manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • descendingly — de·scend·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • descendingly — adverb : in a downward direction; specifically : southward in the sky …   Useful english dictionary

  • descend — descendingly, adv. /di send /, v.i. 1. to go or pass from a higher to a lower place; move or come down: to descend from the mountaintop. 2. to pass from higher to lower in any scale or series. 3. to go from generals to particulars, as in a… …   Universalium

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