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His fusion band, Return to Forever, would soon become one of the most popular groups of the era, with several of its albums sailing into the Billboard Top 40 during a time when the marketability of jazz was on the wane.
When it is new, and also when in its waning stages it is visible in the daytime, the spherical form is very apparent.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
My waning strength is a source of satisfaction: perhaps it indicates the approach of death.
Any attack of illness that happened to the emperor was directly attributed to the waning popularity of the oath.
The afternoon of a summer's day was deepening into twilight, but the waning light sufficed to show the features of the occupants.
ALONEMARION HARLAND
Such as still lingered shone with a changed and waning brightness, and began to faint in their stations.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
A waning moon had risen, and in its faint light the water of the brook glimmered coldly as it wimpled over the stony ford.
The afternoon sun was waning when Peter Gross's sailing proa arrived at Sadong.
THE ARGUS PHEASANTJOHN CHARLES BEECHAM
The waning summer was stimulating his imagination with warm noons and gusty twilights; Chator's gossip broke the spell.
SINISTER STREET, VOL. 1COMPTON MACKENZIE
Then, without a slip, the monoplane was off in the light of the waning moon.
ON THE EDGE OF THE ARCTICHARRY LINCOLN SAYLER

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