Definitions of descender

n someone who descends

abseiler, rappeller
a person who descends down a nearly vertical face by using a doubled rope that is wrapped around the body and attached to some high point
Type of:
someone who moves

n a lowercase letter that has a part extending below other lowercase letters

Type of:
alphabetic character, letter, letter of the alphabet
the conventional characters of the alphabet used to represent speech

n (printing) the part of lowercase letters that extends below the other lowercase letters

Type of:
a mark that is long relative to its width

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