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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.
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(Telecommunications) a variation in the strength of received radio signals due to variations in the conditions of the transmission medium
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|Noun||1.||fading - weakening in force or intensity; "attenuation in the volume of the sound"|
weakening - becoming weaker
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adjective declining, dying, disappearing, vanishing, decreasing, on the decline outside in the rapidly fading light
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