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NotesThe answer ASCENT is uncommon, appearing about once every 500 puzzles.
Bronowski's "The ___ of Man"
"The ___ of Man": Bronowski
"Wright on!" event
Half a mountaineering expedition
Mountain climber's climb
Trip up a mountain
DefinitionASCENT as a noun:
1. (ascent, acclivity, rise, raise, climb, upgrade) = an upward slope or grade (as in a road); "the car couldn't make it up the rise"
2. (rise, rising, ascent, ascension) = a movement upward; "they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"
3. (rise, ascent, ascension, ascending) = the act of changing location in an upward direction