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British pronunciation/wˈe‍ɪn/
American pronunciation/ˈweɪn/
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(of the moon) to gradually decrease in its visible illuminated surface as it progresses from full to new moon

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to gradually decrease in intensity, strength, importance, size, influence, etc.

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a gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number)

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Last night, the moon waned to a thin crescent before disappearing from sight.
As the week goes on, the moon will gradually wane until it reaches its new moon phase.
During our camping trip, we witnessed the moon waning over the course of a few days.
The evanescent fame of the singer waned after the release of their hit song.
Over the years, the influence of the traditional media has waned.
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