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descend
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • His head nodded, and little by little his chin descended and touched the enemy, who seized it.
  • Tom went first, cutting rude steps in the clay hill as he descended.
  • He stooped and passed under; the narrow way descended gradually.
  • There was a garret above, pierced with a scuttle over his head; and down through this scuttle came a cat, suspended around the haunches by a string; she had a rag tied about her head and jaws to keep her from mewing; as she slowly descended she curved upward and clawed at the string, she swung downward and clawed at the intangible air.

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  • We saw the rocket descend.
  • The path descends to the bottom of the mountain.

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