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Definition of Descended

Descended

  1. of Descend

Descended Quotations

From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adriatic, an iron curtain has descended across the Continent.
Winston Churchill

Man is descended from a hairy, tailed quadruped, probably arboreal in its habits.
Charles Darwin

It is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended from man.
H. L. Mencken

The height of the pulleys from the ground was twelve yards, and consequently, when the weights had descended through that distance, they had to be wound up again in order to renew the motion of the paddle.
James Prescott Joule

Freud was a hero. He descended to the Underworld and met there stark terrors. He carried with him his theory as a Medusa's head which turned these terrors to stone.
R. D. Laing
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Descended Translations

descended in German is abstammen, abgestammt, stieg ab
descended in Spanish is proceder
descended in Swedish is steg ned
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