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recede
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  • I felt my soul receding into some pleasant and vicious region; and there again I found it waiting for me.
  • School and home seemed to recede from us and their influences upon us seemed to wane.
  • He had coarse features, a blunt nose, a convex and receding brow, tumid and protruded lips.

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  • Her unhappy childhood memories receded as she grew older.
  • The pain is beginning to recede.

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