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descend
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  • All forward traffic had been stalled at the control and there were only the descending trucks passing, passing and passing on their left as the motorcycle climbed fast and steadily now until it began to overtake the mounting traffic which had gone on ahead before the disaster at the control.
  • "At thee," the man said, "all the time that I descended the bolt.

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

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