Ascendant

What is Ascendant?

Ascendant definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
a position of dominance or controlling influence: possession of power, superiority, or preeminence: With his rivals in the ascendant, he soon lost his position.
an ancestor; forebear.
Astrology. the point of the ecliptic or the sign and degree of the zodiac rising above the eastern horizon at the time of a birth or event: the cusp of the first house.

adjective
ascending; rising.
superior; predominant.
Botany. directed or curved upward.

 

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