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English definition of “fade (sth) in”

fade (sth) in

phrasal verb with fade     /feɪd/ verb [I or T]
If the picture or sound of a film or recording fades in, or someone fades it in, it becomes gradually stronger.Increasing and intensifyingRecording sounds and images
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