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[′fād·iŋ]
(communications)
Variations in the field strength of a radio signal that are caused by changes in the transmission medium.
(graphic arts)
The loss of density on a photographic image.
(textiles)
A change in the color of a fabric produced by a natural or artificial agent, such as sunlight or an abrasive.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

The effect caused by excessive exposure to sunlight or weathering, usually in terms of color or luster.

The loss of color of a paint film through exposure to sunlight and weather.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

i. The variation of radio field strength caused by changes in the strength of the transmission medium's signal.
ii. The decrease in the amount of braking because of either overheating after prolonged and continuous or harsh braking or internal leakages in the system.
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Spalevic, Fading and Interference Mitigation in Wireless Communications, USA: CRC Press, 2013.
Definitions of Interference/Carrier Sensing Range and Their Scaling Laws in Nakagami Fading Channels (Section 5).
In this section numerical results are presented to validate the accuracy of our closed form analysis on (i.n.i.d) Nakagami-m fading. In Figs.
In order to obtain an infinitive series-form expression for average BER in [eta]-[mu] fading channel it was necessary to use a series representation of the modified Bessel function [10, Eqn.
where the index c is called the Weibull fading parameter and [gamma] is a positive scale parameter given by [([OMEGA]/[GAMMA](1 + 2/c)).sup.c/2], where [GAMMA](.) is the Gamma function and [OMEGA] is the mean square value of RV.
The perceived wisdom used to be that the clubface should be facing the target itself, but this can often result in the ball fading beyond that point.
The Royal Ballet's Christopher Newton has done an extraordinary job in piecing together fading videos and even faster fading dancer memories, patchworking the whole fabric together as seamlessly as designer Peter Farmer put together, with minimal necessary revisions, the original Second Empire designs by Robin and Christopher Ironside.
The PROPSim (FE) fading emulator is an air interface emulator for testing 2/2.5/3/3.5G (GSM, GPRS, EDGE, CDMA, CDMA2000, WCDMA, WLAN) wireless networks, terminals and chipsets.