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Synonyms for dormancy
ˈdɔr mən sidor·man·cy

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  1. dormancynoun

    Synonyms:
    quiescence, inactivity

  2. dormancynoun

    The state or characteristic of being dormant; quiet, inactive restfulness.

    Synonyms:
    quiescence, inactivity

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dormancy, quiescence, quiescencynoun

    a state of quiet (but possibly temporary) inaction

    "the volcano erupted after centuries of dormancy"

    Synonyms:
    sleeping, quiescency, quiescence

  2. quiescence, quiescency, dormancy, sleepingnoun

    quiet and inactive restfulness

    Synonyms:
    sleeping, quiescency, quiescence

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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. dormancynoun

    Synonyms:
    abeyance, quiescence, inactivity, torpor, lethargy, inertness

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  1. List of paraphrases for "dormancy":

    dormant, torpor, quiescent

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