Meaning of DESCENDING in English

DESCENDING

When a group of things is listed or arranged in ~ order, each thing is smaller or less important than the thing before it.

All the other ingredients, including water, have to be listed in ~ order by weight.

? ascending

ADJ: ADJ n

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