What does ascension of christ mean?

ascension of christ meaning in General Dictionary

(New Testament) the increasing for the body of Jesus into paradise regarding 40th day after their Resurrection

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The word ascensio, adopted in the West, implies the ascension of Christ by his own power, in contradistinction to the assumptio, or taking up into heaven of the Virgin Mary by the power of God.

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