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Definitions of dormant:
  • adjective:   not active but capable of becoming active
    Example: "Her feelings of affection are dormant but easily awakened"
  • adjective:   of e.g. volcanos; temporarily inactive
    Example: "A dormant volcano"
  • adjective:   in a condition of biological rest or suspended animation
    Example: "Dormant buds"

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