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Descending

De`scend´ing
a.1.Of or pertaining to descent; moving downwards.
Descending constellations
(Astron.) those through which the planets descent toward the south.
Descending node
(Astron.) that point in a planet's orbit where it intersects the ecliptic in passing southward.
Descending series
(Math.) a series in which each term is numerically smaller than the preceding one; also, a series arranged according to descending powers of a quantity.
Adj.1.descending - coming down or downward
Antonyms:
ascending - moving or going or growing upward; "the ascending plane"; "the ascending staircase"; "the ascending stems of chickweed"
ascending, axial, back, back-flowing, backward, collapsing, deciduous, declined, declining, declivate, declivitous, declivous, decurrent, descendant, dipping, down, down-reaching, down-trending, downcoming, downfalling, downgoing, downgrade, downhill, downsinking, downward, drifting, drooping, dropping, falling, flowing, fluent, flying, going, gyrational, gyratory, mounting, on the descendant, on the downgrade, passing, plummeting, plunging, progressive, reflowing, refluent, regressive, retrogressive, rising, rotary, rotational, rotatory, running, rushing, sagging, setting, sideward, sinking, soaring, streaming, submerging, subsiding, tottering, tumbledown, up-trending, upward
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