as•cen•sionPronunciation: (u-sen'shun), [key]
the act of ascending; ascent.
2. the Ascension,
the bodily ascending of Christ from earth to heaven.
) See Ascension Day.
As•cen•sionPronunciation: (u-sen'shun), [key]
a British island in the S Atlantic Ocean: constituent part of St. Helena. 1130; 34 sq. mi. (88 sq. km).
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