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Quiescent meaning

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quiescent - examples of usage

  1. After leaving the backs of the cattle they burrow into the ground, lie quiescent for about a month, and become transformed into mature flies. - "Special Report on Diseases of Cattle", U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler.
  2. The long quiescent Sunday must be endured- and then he would stand in the presence of supreme authority. - "The Devil's Garden", W. B. Maxwell.
  3. His wife was singularly quiescent at this time, as if, having accomplished all she wished in Lily's presence at the princess's ball, she was willing to rest for a while from further social endeavor. - "A Fearful Responsibility and Other Stories", William D. Howells.
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