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adjective   /ˈdɔː.mənt/
Something that is dormant is not active or growing but has the ability to be active at a later time. aletargado, inactivo, latente The long-dormant volcano has recently shown signs of erupting. These investments have remained dormant for several years.1834378
(Definition of dormant from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective, noun /ˈdoːmənt/ /ˈdoːmənsi/
not dead but not active durmiente, inactivo a dormant volcano.
Hibernación / Inactividad The dormancy of the seeds is naturally broken by exposure to cold temperature and moisture.
(Definition of dormantdormancy from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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