Show description of child category


I´m trying to get from php the description of a "child category"
I´m using this code:

$category = get_the_category(); 
$last_category = end($category); 
echo $last_category->cat_name; 

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I´ts working fine for the name of category

How can i get de description of this category ?
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Mark BradyPrincipal Data EngineerCommented:
Post your code for the function get_the_category()
It sounds like that function only returns the name of the last category in the object that is passed into it.
If you need more information returned by that function it will need to be modified to include a description or whatever the description field name is.

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