|Noun||1.||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