fading

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fad·ing

 (fā′dĭng)
n.
1. A waning; a decline: "The final factor in the fading of the Renaissance was the Counter Reformation" (Will Durant).
2. Fluctuation in the strength of radio signals because of variations in the transmission medium.

fading

(ˈfeɪdɪŋ)
n
(Telecommunications) a variation in the strength of received radio signals due to variations in the conditions of the transmission medium
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Noun1.fading - weakening in force or intensity; "attenuation in the volume of the sound"
weakening - becoming weaker

fading

adjective declining, dying, disappearing, vanishing, decreasing, on the decline outside in the rapidly fading light
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The new generation of enterprise wireless solution instrumental in providing smart city connectivity have made significant improvements in managing network interference, signal fade outs, and reducing costs of ownership.
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If the mobile station moves at high speed, the prediction error grows and the adaptation module reduces the prediction range [L.sub.scale] thus improving the signal fade estimate.