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ascend
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The House of Mirth
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  • In the woody hollows of the park there was already a faint chill; but as the ground rose the air grew lighter, and ascending the long slopes beyond the high-road, Lily and her companion reached a zone of lingering summer.

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  • We saw the rocket ascend.
  • The path ascended to the top of the hill

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