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quiet

adjective
 
 
/kwaɪət/
if business is quiet, there is not much activity: The foreign exchange markets were relatively quiet. The FTSE 100 fell 23 to 4719.4 as traders braced themselves for a quiet period due to today's US Thanksgiving holiday.
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