Rising Planet

Science / Astrology / Rising Planet: Any planet that is near the Ascendant in the natal horoscope. Rising planets will have a significant influence on the personality.

Rising Bottoms

Business / Finance / Rising Bottoms: Chart pattern showing an increasing trend in the daily low prices of a security or commodity. MORE

Rising Front

Entertainment / Photography / Rising Front: Camera movement enabling the front lens panel to be raised or lowered from its central position on most view cameras. MORE

Rising Metre

Life Style / Poetry / Rising Metre: iambs and anapests, i.e., one or two unstressed syllables followed by a stressed one. MORE

Rising Action

Entertainment / Literature / Rising Action: The action in a play before the climax in Freytag's pyramid. MORE


Science / Astrology / Planets: As used in Astrology, this refers to the Sun, Moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and Pluto. Earth is excluded, as it is our point of reference. In general, it is a major body MORE

Planetary Node

Science / Astrology / Planetary Node: The point at which a planet's path intersects the ecliptic; declination, 0°. The term is usually reserved for nodes other than the Moon's Nodes. MORE