recede


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to move back or away from a point, limit, or mark

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Drawing back into the stenciled name where it appears to recede with a lighter tone creates a three-dimensional illusion of striking quality.
When the source recedes, the waves reach the ear at longer intervals-hence lower pitch.
history, engineers finally repaired a levee break that had caused the flooding, and the waters began to recede from the largely abandoned New Orleans.
These schools would be surveyed for damage assessment when water would recede completely and the development will also pave the way for resumption of educational activities, officials said.
NNA - Snow storm gradually starts to recede today (Thursday); thus, Friday's weather is to be partly cloudy with rise in temperature and some drizzles during day-time, as forecasted by Beirut Airport -based Meteorology Department.
As [obstacles] to economic activity recede, we will do better.
The floodwaters may recede and the forests may dry, but the political impacts of the 1993 deluge will be felt for years to come.
After flood waters recede, we plan to make an assessment of the office facilities and determine where to locate our permanent office.
He said the flood would attain peak at over 500,000 cusecs by September 19 after which the water level would begin to recede.
If the gums recede, the tooth becomes loose and painful.
While many low- lying areas remained submerged, flood officials said the river's water should recede substantially on Monday.
NNA - Beirut International Airport Based Meteorology Department forecasted the weather to gradually recede starting from tomorrow night.
This warm water may have caused the ice on which the calves were resting to recede north toward the much-deeper Arctic Ocean.
Dr Miriam says: I think you should see your dentist, because when the gums recede teeth may eventually become loose and in severe cases they may even have to be extracted.
Tokyo stocks rise as yen weakens, euro worries recede