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  • n. A type of transition used in visual media, in which the transition is at first black, fading to a visual image.
  • v. To fade from black to a visual image in visual media.


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  • The wrinkles started to fade in the sauna, as we conversed in tired monosyllables.

    A Separate War

  • The doubts began to fade in the quarterfinals, when Nadal played Robin Soderling, the only man who has ever beaten him here Nadal's record at Roland Garros is now 45-1.

    Rafael Nadal: The Master of Clay


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