Word:

ascender

Noun1.ascender - someone who ascends
2.ascender - a lowercase letter that has a part extending above other lowercase letters
3.ascender - (printing) the part of tall lowercase letters that extends above the other lowercase letters
(text)ascender - A lowercase letter that extends above the "x-height" (the height of the letter "x"), such as "d", "t", or "h". Also used to denote the part of the letter extending above the x-height.

Compare descender.
ascend, climber, go up, mounter, mover
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