1. expanding upon adding information or detail
  2. exploding cucumber Mediterranean vine having oblong fruit that when ripe expels its seeds and juice violently when touched
  3. expenditure the act of spending money for goods or services
  4. expending the act of spending money for goods or services
  5. condescending characteristic of those who treat others with arrogance
  6. expounding a systematic interpretation or explanation (usually written) of a specific topic
  7. accounting entry a written record of a commercial transaction
  8. expunging deletion by an act of expunging or erasing
  9. ascending artery the branch of the ileocolic artery that supplies the ascending colon
  10. binding energy the energy required to separate particles from a molecule or atom or nucleus; equals the mass defect
  11. spending cut the act of reducing spending
  12. spending money cash for day-to-day spending on incidental expenses
  13. spending spree a brief period of extravagant spending
  14. impending close in time; about to occur
  15. ascending node the point at which an orbit crosses the ecliptic plane going north
  16. stinging hair a multicellular hair in plants like the stinging nettle that expels an irritating fluid
  17. standing order a rule of order permanently in force
  18. landing gear an undercarriage that supports the weight of the plane when it is on the ground
  19. depending on determined by conditions or circumstances that follow
  20. exponential curve a graph of an exponential function

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