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descendent

de·scend·ent

descendent

pronunciation:
dih sen dihnt
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: proceeding in a downward direction; descending.
antonyms:
ascendant
similar words:
descendant, down
definition 2: in the position of a descendant.
similar words:
descendant
Word Parts
The word descendent contains the following part:
scen, scend Latin root that means climb