- The act of assuming, or taking to or upon one's self;
the act of taking up or adopting.
- The act of taking for granted, or supposing a thing
without proof; supposition; unwarrantable claim.
- The thing supposed; a postulate, or proposition
assumed; a supposition.
- The minor or second proposition in a categorical
- The taking of a person up into heaven.
- A festival in honor of the ascent of the Virgin Mary