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The act by which something subsides
Present participle for become less intense, violent, or severe
“After several minutes, the pain subsided to a dull ache in my rib cage.”
Present participle for to sink or fall to the bottom
“He said several drains had been unblocked, but flood waters would subside as the drains took more.”
Present participle for to sink or fall to the bottom
“The problem of tunnel collapse will cause the land above the tunnel to subside especially when the excavation is carried out at shallow depth and in weak and soft soils.”
Present participle for sink into a sitting, kneeling, or lying position
“The pain of his struggles to remain true to his vows slowly subsides, and he and Margaret achieve a peace in which passion is subsumed in the love of God.”
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