English → English - descent

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n. going down; downward slope; lineage; sudden attack; handing down of property; act of lowering oneself morally

English → Spanish - descent

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s. descenso, bajada, declinación, declive, pendiente; descendencia, abolengo, ascendencia, descendimiento, origen

English → French - descent

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n. descente, pente; origine généalogique, dynastie; légation

English → German - descent

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n. Abstieg, Hinunterrollen; Herkunft, Dynastie; Überfall; Erbe

English → Indonesian - descent

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n. turunnya, lereng, lerengan, keturunan, asal usul, sulalat, baka, nenek moyang, serbuan

English → Italian - descent

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s. discesa; china, pendio; discendenza, lignaggio, stirpe, nascita; (fig) declino, decadenza; calata, invasione; (Dir) trasmissione ereditaria, passaggio in eredità

English → Polish - descent

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n. schodzenie, zejście, spadek, filiacja, opadanie, pochodzenie, krew, ród, napad {wojsk.}, upadek, wyradzanie się, wywód

English → Portuguese - descent

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s. descida, piora; origem, dinastia; ataque; herança

English → Romanian - descent

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n. coborâre, pripor, declin, origine, sânge, obârşie, baştină, generaţie, neam, ascendenţă, descendenţă, pantă, povârniş, decădere, transmitere prin moştenire, atac brusc

English → Russian - descent

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с. спуск, снижение, понижение, склон горы, склон, скат, падение, опускание; происхождение, поколение; наследование, передача по наследству; внезапное нападение, десант [воен.]

English → Turkish - descent

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i. iniş, alçalma; baskın; çöküş, düşme; madene inme; yokuş; nesil, köken; miras kalma; üşüşme

English → Ukrainian - descent

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n. спуск, зниження, пониження, схил, схилок, спад
v. зіходити
a. десантний

English → Dutch - descent

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zn. afgang, neergang; oorsprong, afstamming; overval; is toegestaan

English → Greek - descent

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ουσ. κατάβαση, κάθοδος, καταγωγή, κατωφέρεια, κατηφοριά, προέλευση

English → Arabic - descent

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‏هبوط، منحدر، أصل، نسب، سلالة، نزول، سقوط، إنتقال ملكية، بنحدر من سلالة ما، ظهور مفاجئ، غارة، هجوم مباغت، جيل، مهاجمة‏

English → Chinese - descent

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(名) 降落, 侵袭, 家系

English → Chinese - descent

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(名) 降落, 侵襲, 家系

English → Hindi - descent

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n. उतराई, उतरान, उतार, ढाल, ढलान, अवरोह, गिराव, अवतरण, उत्पत्ति, पीढ़ी

English → Japanese - descent

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(名) 降下; 下山; 下り坂; 家系

English → Korean - descent

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명. 강하, 하강; 내리막 언덕; 계통; 급습; 재산의 계승; 도덕적인 타락

English → Vietnamese - descent

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n. sự xuống, hạ xuống, giốc, đường giốc, cuộc tấn công, đổ bộ thình lình, khám sét, sự suy sụp, sự hạ xuống, con cháu, dòng dỏi

Definition of descent

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Noun
1. An instance of descending.
We climbed the mountain with difficulty, but the descent was easier.
2. A way down.
We had difficulty in finding the correct descent.
3. A sloping passage or incline.
The descent into the cavern was wet and slippery.
4. Lineage or hereditary derivation.
Our guide was of Welsh descent.
5. A drop to a lower status or condition; decline. rfex
After that, the holiday went into a steep descent.
6. A particular extension of the idea of gluing. See Descent (mathematics).
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