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Ascends

Ascend

to go or move upward upon or along; to climb; to mount; to go up the top of; as, to ascend a hill, a ladder, a tree, a river, a throne.


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... should you tell him. This pertains to Boyle's Law, which states that volume and pressure are inversely proportional. If he holds his breath and ascends, the lower pressure will increase the volume in his lungs, eventually causing severe lung damage

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by cnmuthana
Sat Jul 11, 2009 6:43 am
 
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