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Usage Examples for ASCENDANT

  1. At a time when the so- called Realistic School is in the ascendant among novelists, it seems strange that little authentic information should have been published in the English language about the great French writer, Honore de Balzac. - "Honore de Balzac, His Life and Writings" by Mary F. Sandars
  2. It so happened that Whately's Logic was in the ascendant, and Whately's treatment of Induction gives the key to Mill's. - "Logic, Inductive and Deductive" by William Minto