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descend
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The Cherry Orchard
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  • My dead father, who liked a joke, peace to his bones, used to say, talking of our ancestors, that the ancient stock of the Simeonov-Pischins was descended from that identical horse that Caligula made a senator.

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

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