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To move from the top of the body toward the feet; to move in a caudal direction.
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In Donegal however, Cup fever has swept the county with thousands of locals expected to descend upon the capital for their big day.
After a feverish scramble toward the goal, the pack will usually descend upon the net and often boot the ball into the goalkeeper's face - leaving an impression of the logo on it.
Quite visibly, this was one of the least comfortable seasons ever to descend upon San Francisco Ballet.
However, record numbers of attendees descend upon more costly cities like New York and Washington to sample their cultural attractions, entertainment possibilities and myriad of activities, fine restaurants and modes of local transportation.
BandTel and their innovative Virtual Central Office are a standout indication of why so many service providers, enterprise buyers, developers, and resellers descend upon INTERNET TELEPHONY([R]) Conference & Expo twice a year," said TMC President and Conference Chairman, Rich Tehrani.
And more than 20,000 spectators will descend upon the idyllic Highland setting to take part.
On the day when hundreds of reporters descend upon the Super Bowl players looking for color and quips, for perhaps the first time in his life in front of the media, Freddie Mitchell was out of position.
Budding young artists will descend upon the Baltic for a Big Draw event.
As the Premiership vultures descend upon Sunderland, this was a very sad day all round, capped off with another woeful display.
MORE than 1,100 young musicians, singers, and dancers from across Wales will descend upon Cwmbran to take part in Europe's largest youth music festival.
THE Liverpool Cotton Association yesterday held its annual dinner at St George's Hall, the culmination of a two-day programme of events which saw around 700 guests from the cotton industry descend upon the city.
Just seven months before gay and lesbian marchers are scheduled to descend upon the nation's capital, organizers of the Millennium March on Washington for Equality have demoted the leader who originated the idea for the event, causing speculation that the oft-criticized march is in trouble.