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ascend

(ă-send′) [L. ascendere, to climb up]
To move from the lower part of the body toward the head. Guillain-Barré syndrome is an example of an ascending paralysis, which begins in the feet and progresses upward to the muscles of the legs, abdomen, and chest.
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What Ascend Venture Group is interested in is the continued growth of an untapped area of investment opportunity.
Solutia will also seek applications for Ascend in the monofilaments market.
CLECs participating in the Ascend Intelligent Network Advantage program will benefit from Ascend's business planning, product introduction, and integration services.
"The Ascend SDSL card, which utilizes our ZipWire(TM) chipset, enables CLECs to offer new low-cost business connectivity services that combine symmetric data transport at substantially higher data rates than those of T1 lines," said Raouf Halim, senior vice president and general manager of Conexant's Network Access Division.
The ATM and Frame Relay agreement with Ascend reinforces Bell Atlantic's commitment to diversified suppliers due to Ascend's sub- contracting program with minority and women-owned businesses, Babbio said.
The instructor had explained every detail thoroughly and now it was time to "get some air." Slowly we ascended, like spiders on threads, into the lavish canopy.
The partnership has given Ascend access to a more robust and well-funded development team, which has already led to significant approvals.
Ascend Learning provides technology-based educational content and software tools for students, educational institutions and employers.
Ascend Money is the owner of electronic payment firm True Money and individual and business finance company Ascend Nano.
Since that time, ROI and Ascend Holdings have been working together to address comments from the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission on the registration statement and satisfy the various closing conditions under the merger agreement.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-September 1, 2015-ROI Acquisition seeks extension on Ascend Holdings deal
Huawei is a global leader in innovative telecom technologies, which has launched its powerful new smartphone Ascend Y550 in Pakistan.