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descend

To move from the top of the body toward the feet; to move in a caudal direction.
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One exception is in Professor Roberta Kwall's work defending a freely descendible and devisable right of publicity, in which she acknowledged the potentially significant emotional interests of a celebrity's heirs in limiting use of a decedent's image, particularly in highly objectionable contexts.
fully descendible, then these bequests would need to be given legal
are alienable and descendible means that the owner of the economic
Thus, a tension between these competing conceptual models of the right of publicity--as a subset of privacy on one view, (118) and as an independent property right on another--exists and is evident in the continued struggle of courts and legislatures over the question of whether the right is descendible and so enforceable by the family of a deceased celebrity.
Wolf; Lapse, Antilapse, And Descendible Future Interests, John M.