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Adjective
That recedes
Adjective
Becoming bald, especially having male pattern baldness
Adjective
Directed or moving backwards
Verb
In a period of decrease or decline
Verb
Present participle for go or move back or further away from a previous position
“She stood perfectly still, listening to his footsteps recede down the hall.”
Verb
Fading into the distance
Verb
Thinning
“A youngish man with dark hair just beginning to recede.”
Noun
The amount by which something is lessened
Noun
The movement of the tide out to sea
Noun
The act or process of vanishing
Noun
The process of becoming smaller
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