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Ascender

An informal term for a stock or other security that has risen in price over a given period. For example, if a stock opens at $5.00 and closes at $5.25, it is said to be an ascender for that trading day. See also: Decliner.
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Algorithm for grouping characters Gap1 = upper line -- middle line Gap2 = middle line -- lower line If Gap1 is small or Gap2 is small Alphabet is Neither else if density in upper zone > density in lower zone Alphabet is Descender Else Alphabet is Ascender
While in the phase of binarization, the first feature extracted is the grouping of the character into the following categories of: ascender, descender and neither.
has announced pricing for its versatile, rugged and luxurious 2006 Ascender SUVs.
That's why we've held the line on Ascender 5-Passenger's price and lowered the price of the Ascender 7-Passenger, while providing more performance than ever.
There are tall letters with ascenders (b, d, f, h, k, l, t) and tall letters with descenders (g, j, p, q, y).
This is also a new longest solid ascender, the previous longest in WW being the 9-letter TITTIFILL (99182).
today revealed the all-new 2003 Ascender flagship SUV at the 2002 New York International Auto Show.
The Isuzu Ascender is a true SUV for families who now need to move up to more room, more performance, more security and more value," said Rick Balsiger, Vice President of SUV Marketing and Product Planning for American Isuzu.
Arkona is a slightly inclined script face in which tall ascenders contrast sharply with very short descenders.
Sassafras comes in three styles, including Sassafras Sx with shortened ascenders and descenders, and its opposite - extra-tall Sassafras Lx.
As more patients are accurately documented, the HCC or P4P scores increase, and this positively affects quality and reimbursement," said Ted Kyi, President of Ascender.
The Ascender P4P module simplifies data collection and calculations, offering intuitive tools that increase performance scores and maximize compliance rates.