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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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New Delhi [India], Oct 23 ( ANI ): "A peculiar sadness descends upon all those that have connected with us," wrote megastar Amitabh Bachchan as he wrapped up the latest season of Kaun Banega Crorepati.
As summer descends upon us, turbo- charged with apocalyptic predictions of global frying, it is time to open up that old can of worms: the "office dress code".
was featured last fall in Take Home Chef, an offbeat reality TV show on the Discovery Channel in which Australian master chef Curtis Stone descends upon a supermarket to waylay a customer in need of a home-cooked meal.