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WHAT DOES DESCENDING MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Descending is a live album by Psychic TV. The album was recorded live in Rouen, France at the "Exo 7" on June 01, 1984. Initial copies came with an oversized booklet. Later copies came in a jewel-case with standard booklet and were limited to 5000 numbered copies.
Definition of descending in the English dictionary
The definition of descending in the dictionary is in descending order starting with the biggest, most important, highest etc and continuing in decreasing order to end with the smallest, least important, lowest etc.
The translations of descending from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «descending» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DESCENDING» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «descending» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «descending» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about descending
10 QUOTES WITH «DESCENDING»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word descending.
Let peace, descending from her native heaven, bid her olives spring amidst the joyful nations; and plenty, in league with commerce, scatter blessings from her copious hand!
I explained I wanted to descend as quickly as possible to camp IV in order to warm myself and gather a supply of hot drink and oxygen in the event I might need to go back up the mountain to assist descending climbers.
I said to Scott that the ascent seemed to be going slowly and that I was concerned descending climbers could possibly run out of oxygen before their return to camp IV.
After clearing 9 metres of the descending passage, in about the middle of the afternoon, we came upon a second sealed doorway, which was almost the exact replica of the first.
In the 'Nude descending a Staircase,' I wanted to create a static image of movement: movement is an abstraction, a deduction articulated within the painting, without our knowing if a real person is or isn't descending an equally real staircase.
As far as income goes, there are three currencies in the world; most people ignore two. The three currencies are time, income and mobility, in descending order of importance. Most people focus exclusively on income.
Charles Godfrey Leland
They saw a Dream of Loveliness descending from the train.
Hate is ravening vulture beaks descending on a place of skulls.
I want to ski down Mount Cho Oyu in the Himalayas when I am 85, descending from a height of 8,201 meters.
Most shows find themselves descending into sentimentality or earnestness at some point but, with 'Community,' the joke is always on.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DESCENDING»
Discover the use of descending in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to descending and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Descending Into Greatness
Learning to put God's kingdom first by choosing to put self second is the secret to finding true satisfaction. This book examines how that is possible by looking at various real-world situations.
Bill Hybels, Rob Wilkins, 2011
Katherine Adams is taking a cruise on the fabulous Ocean Majestic, the largest and most luxurious ocean liner in the world. This is exactly the break Katherine needs from her demanding Atlanta legal practice.
Mitchell Graham, 2007
Orpheus Descending: A Play in Three Acts
A new angle on the old theme--boys masquerading as girls.
Tennessee Williams, 1959
Pegasus Descending: A Dave Robicheaux Novel
New Orleans detective Dave Robicheaux finds his peaceful life shattered by the appearance of a woman who is passing stolen money and the suicide of another woman who may be the daughter of Dave's long-time friend.
James Lee Burke, 2007
Glory Descending: Michael Ramsey and His Writings
Douglas Dales explores the contours of Ramey's spiritual theology. Finally, the book has been designed as a companion to the Christian liturgical year, making it an invaluable aid to preaching, teaching, and devotions.
Michael Ramsey, Douglas Dales, 2005
Caves and the Ancient Greek Mind : Descending Underground in ...
This novel approach enables an examination of religious phenomena not only from the outside, but also from the inside: it penetrates the consciousness of people who were engaged in the vision quest, and demonstrates that the darkness of the ...
Yulia Ustinova, 2009
Stella Descending: A Novel
Stella descends, over and over, in the course of this haunting novel.
Linn Ullmann, 2007
Darkness Descending: A Novel of World War - And Magic
Now Turtledove returns to the story of a World War in a world where magic works, with this moving second volume.
Harry Turtledove, 2007
With a massive comet bearing down on earth, the citizens of earth run amok convinced that their is no hope for survival. Reissue.
Gregory Benford, William Rotsler, 1992
This ebook features an illustrated biography of Elizabeth Hand including rare images and never-before-seen documents from the author’s personal collection.
Elizabeth Hand, 2012
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DESCENDING»
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