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Wordnet 3.0


1. tending to rise;

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ascensional \As*cen"sion*al\, a. Relating to ascension; connected with ascent; ascensive; tending upward; as, the ascensional power of a balloon. [1913 Webster] Ascensional difference (Astron.), the difference between oblique and right ascension; -- used chiefly as expressing the difference between the time of the rising or setting of a body and six o'clock, or six hours from its meridian passage. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

ascensional adj 1: tending to rise