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cross-fade

[′krȯs ‚fād]
(engineering acoustics)
In dubbing, the overlapping of two sound tracks, wherein the outgoing track fades out while the incoming track fades in.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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