Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as quiescence.

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  • noun Quiescence: the state of being quiescent, or at rest

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  • noun a state of quiet (but possibly temporary) inaction
  • noun quiet and inactive restfulness

Etymologies

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From Latin quiescentia

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