quiescency

Definitions of quiescency
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n a state of quiet (but possibly temporary) inaction

Synonyms:
dormancy, quiescence
Types:
hibernation
cessation from or slowing of activity during the winter; especially slowing of metabolism in some animals
aestivation, estivation
(zoology) cessation or slowing of activity during the summer; especially slowing of metabolism in some animals during a hot or dry period
slumber
a dormant or quiescent state
Type of:
inaction, inactiveness, inactivity
the state of being inactive

n quiet and inactive restfulness

Synonyms:
dormancy, quiescence, sleeping
Types:
vegetation
inactivity that is passive and monotonous, comparable to the inactivity of plant life
Type of:
ease, relaxation, repose, rest
freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)

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