recede


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

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BEIRUT: Hot winds that blew through Lebanon and caused forest fires across the country will considerably recede Wednesday and temperatures are expected to drop, meteorologists told The Daily Star.
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.
Weather report: General status: Snow storm which dominated over the Mediterranean Eastern basin during the past few days recedes.
And there is danger as well as invitation in the lack of any overarching new approach, as the cultural turn recedes.
The second edge represented with a light line appears to recede.
I don't know when all that hostility is going to recede," says one 30-year veteran of gay rights causes in Manhattan, "but it sure as hell hasn't receded yet.
Then I remove the toy from the water, and the shreds recede and adhere to each other (figure 2).
instead of moving Americans back into the forest, sprawl has made the forest recede.
According to Pipes's interpretation, such ideas were to be a significant factor in shaping the next century and a half, after which they began to recede.
After they arrived the rain began to let up and the water in the basement began to slowly recede.
5th New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin offered one of the direst warnings yet heard in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, predicting the discovery of as many as 10,000 dead as the waters recede on the submerged city.
He said the flood would attain peak at over 500,000 cusecs by September 19 after which the water level would begin to recede.
They also advised that there is currently sufficient capacity of loss adjusters and specialised drying equipment to begin the repair and restoration process as soon as possible after the flood waters recede (typically starting with a loss adjustor arriving within 3 to 7 days of the time at which the water has receded and access is feasible), and that they would keep this under review.
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.